Tuesday, September 25 2012
Should jazz require a higher degree of innovation than its erstwhile colleagues in musical invention? It is, after all, an art premised on improvisation; musical invention in the moment.
Tuesday, August 28 2012
Four MFs Playin' Tunes isn't as lame and laboured as its title would suggest, but it's far too content to sit pretty on a post-bop pedestal that everyone else abandoned quite a while ago.
Monday, November 27 2006
Saxophone-plus-rhythm, head down and bent to it again.