Archive for September 9th, 2011

Olga, featuring Cody Dickinson – Whatever You Want (2011)

I came in expecting blues grit, something kind of dangerous — after all, New Orleans singer Olga Wilhelmine Munding has been doing that for a while.

Rick Springfield – Jessie’s Girl [DeRiso Mix]

Or, how we spent one summer

Matt Geraghty Project – Departures (2011)

Bassist Matt Geraghty found the perfect name for his new contemporary jazz release, since Departure moves so very far outside of the expectations for labels like “contemporary jazz.”

Ivo Perelman Quartet – The Hour Of The Star (2011)

Sao Paulo-born tenorman Ivo Perelman assembles a whack jazz quartet that rivals in star power to the foursome David S. Ware recently assembled with William Parker, Cooper-Moore and Muhammad Ali.

The Friday Morning Listen: Steely Dan – Pretzel Logic (1974)

I have books in my collection that go all the way back to about the 5th grade. There have been so many bookstore visits in between: used bookstores, local establishments, major & minor chains.