Month: September 2017

Gary Peacock Trio: Tangents

The number one thing a musician desires is to have his own personal sound.Bassist Peacock, whether it’s within the trio work with Keith Jarrett or on his own leadership,  is identifiable within two plucks on his strings; bright, warm, concise…

Miles Donahue: The Bug

Miles Donahue is a triple threat,  playing alto sax, flugelhorn and trumpet on this mix of tunes with Jerry Bergonzi/ts-ss, Mike Stern/g, Rim Ray/p, Tamir Shmerling/b and Ralph Peterson-Larry Finn/dr. On alto, Donahue forms a hip front line with Bergonzi…

Melodic Intersect: Looking Forward

Sounds and rhythms form East and West intersect like an 6 way roundabout on this album with Enayet Hossain/tab, Hidayat Khan/sit, Joy Islam/g, Gre Hatza/key, Fred Koch/sax, Qamar Abass/cajon and Avirodh Sharma/perc. The songs meld traditions from the US as…