Music and More
General thoughts of fun stuff, like music, books and the like. Thanks for reading.
Monday, April 06, 2020
Luís Lopes Humanization 4tet - Believe, Believe (Clean Feed, 2020)
Luís Lopes Humanization 4tet is an exhilarating band featuring the leader on electric guitar, Rodrigo Amado on tenor saxophone, Aaron Gon...
Saturday, April 04, 2020
Vandermark / Drake / Trovalusci / Ceccarelli - Open Border (Audiographic, 2020)
Open Border is a beautiful, truly collaborative project between Ken Vandermark on reed instruments, Luigi Ceccarelli on electronics, Hami...
Thursday, April 02, 2020
Large Unit - EthioBraz (PNL Records, 2019)
Combining elements of freewheeling avant-garde jazz improvisation with aspects of Brazilian and Ethiopian music with a dash of raucous roc...
Sunday, March 29, 2020
Oded Tzur - Here Be Dragons (ECM, 2020)
Tenor saxophonist Oded Tzur's studies of Indian music and raga have influenced the tone and approach he has developed on his instrume...
Friday, March 27, 2020
Bobby Previte, Jamie Saft, Nels Cline - Music From The Early 21st Century (RareNoise, 2020)
The collective trio made up of veteran musical explorers Bobby Previte on drums, Jamie Saft on Hammond organ, Fender Rhodes and MiniMoog...
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Irreversible Entanglements - Who Sent You? (International Anthem, 2020)
Irreversible Entanglements burst on the scene a few years ago with a fierce album of spiritual jazz that sounded like the best of the 196...
Sunday, March 22, 2020
Curt Sydnor - Deep End Shallow (Out of Your Head Records, 2020)
Keyboardist and composer Curt Sydnor was fascinated by the breadth of talent that was concentrated in Brooklyn in the mid Twenty-Teens. H...
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