Articles tagged tony scherr

Bill Frisell: Guitar in the Space Age!

Space Cadet Frisell requests permission to come aboard.

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Sexmob: Cinema, Circus & Spaghetti (Sexmob Plays Fellini: The Music of Nino Rota)

Bernstein gets Sexmob back out of the freezer for a cinematic tribute sure to thaw any detractor of campy jazz.

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The Malefactors of Great Wealth: Today Is the Best Day of My Life

Songwriter J.P. Olsen's magic far exceeds that of his hapless protagonist(s).

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11 Mar 2008 // 9:57 PM

Tony Scherr: Twist in the Wind

When seeking insight into what an in-demand sideman's solo album sounds like, the sensbile first step is to survey the liner notes to see which sidemen said sideman enlists to help with his project.

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31 Aug 2006 // 11:00 PM

Sex Mob: Sexotica

Steven Bernstein's jazz pranksters take on Martin Denny-style lounge exotica, mixing bold jazz with nostalgic bird-call texture. A mixed drink, for sure.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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