Author Archive for George W. Harris

Hanna Gill: Hanna Gill

This ep is the debut recording of a fresh sounding young lady named Hanna Gill. Her voice has a hint of the folksy bohemia of Melody Gardot, and she uses it in an eclectic setting with Brad Hammonds/g, Andrew Klein/b,…

(718): Sputnik

So, does the name of the band signify something besides a New York area code? There is definitely a NY State of mind within the trio of Phil Palombi/eb, Eric Halvorson/dr and Matthew Fries/Rhodes. These three gents create and electric…

FOXY! Jazzedelics: Jazzedelics

Here’s a genre that hasn’t been done yet-the Psychedelic Psongbook of the Psixties. Consisting of Doug Perkins/g, Tony Jones/voc-perc, Chris Smith/key, Adam Cohen/b and David Anderson/dr, the Jazzedelics take tunes from the days of black light posters and put a…

Bruce Barth: Daybreak

Pianist Bruce Barth displays his suave taste and lyrical touch on this collection of originals and jazz standards. He mixes duets, trios, quartets and quintets anlong with Steve Nelson/vibe, Terell Stafford/tp-fh, Vicente Archer/b and Montez Coleman/dr in order to spotlight…