Music and More
General thoughts of fun stuff, like music, books and the like. Thanks for reading.
Thursday, May 23, 2019
Sam Rivers Trio - Emanation (NoBusiness, 2019)
NoBusiness Records is inaugurating a series of releases by the great multi-instrumentalist and composer Sam Rivers with this album, record...
Monday, May 20, 2019
Joel Ross - KingMaker (Blue Note, 2019)
Vibraphonist Joel Ross broke through in 2018, playing in well regarded albums by the likes of Makaya McCraven and Walter Smith III, before...
Friday, May 17, 2019
Teodross Avery - After the Rain: A Night for Coltrane (Tompkins Square, 2019)
Saxophonist Teodross Avery was one of the “young lions” who made a big splash in the early 1990's recording a couple of albums for Imp...
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Sun Ra - Space is the Place: Music for the Film (Enterplanetary Koncepts, 2019)
In the early 1970's Sun Ra and the Arkestra were quite popular on the west coast, playing many gigs in California and points beyond an...
Monday, May 13, 2019
Sun Ra - Monorails & Satellites: Works for Solo Piano Vol. 1, 2 and 3 (Cosmic Myth Records, 2019)
While the great composer and keyboardist Sun Ra was primarily known as a bandleader who much like Duke Ellington "played the orchestr...
Wednesday, May 08, 2019
Kuzu - Hilajiasuus (Aerophonic/Astral Spirits, 2019)
Kuzu is a wonderful free jazz band consisting of Dave Rempis on alto, tenor and baritone saxophones, Tashi Dorji on guitar and Tyler Damon...
Monday, May 06, 2019
Jon Lundbom and Big Five Chord - Harder on the Outside (Hot Cup, 2019)
Harder on the Outside is the ninth album by guitarist Jon Lundbom and his band Big Five Chord, featuring Justin Wood on alto and soprano s...
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