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Steve Coleman and Five Elements

Columns

Thursday, September 30 2010

Steve Coleman: Saxophone Funkmaster, Musical Philosopher, Shaman, Baffler

If Steve Coleman didn't turn out to be the lovechild of James Brown and Charlie Parker that I first thought he was, then he ultimately turned into someone more interesting, if less fun.


Reviews

Monday, May 6 2013

Steve Coleman and Five Elements: Functional Arrhythmias

A lean and intriguing set of tunes from the usually frustrating but often brilliant saxophonist.


Monday, August 15 2011

Steve Coleman and Five Elements: The Mancy of Sound

Hot on the heels of one of 2010's best albums, M-Base mastermind Steve Coleman springs a new one on us that's probably just as good.


Sunday, August 1 2010

Steve Coleman and Five Elements: Harvesting Semblances and Affinities

The perpetual renaissance student of modern jazz signs on to Pi Recordings to give us one impressive album.


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