Archive for March 8th, 2011

Bobby Selvaggio – Grass Roots Movement (2011)

Photo from by S. Victor Aaron For a serious post-bop performer to take a leap into Grooveland, it can often be a risky bet. Will they be able to keep their artistic integrity? Will they even care? A couple of years ago, alto saxophonist Bobby Selvaggio made his second album (his first for the Arabesque Recordings label), leading aRead More

Ginger Baker – Horses & Trees (1986, 2011 reissue)

Ginger Baker – Horses & Trees (1986, 2011 reissue)

Fusion in the most complete sense of the word, Ginger Baker’s all-too-brief Horses & Trees melds jazz, funk, world music, electronica, reggae, hip-hop and something noiser still.