This is an album of beauty – authentic, and from the heart.
This is music that builds on the past – rather than fetishizing it.
‘Over The Honeymoon’ glows as much as it grooves.
“Cream,” Baker says dismissively, “was nearly 50 years ago.”
Something Else! exclusive stream: Matthew Shipp, “I’ve Been To Many Places” from I’ve Been To Many Places (2014)
The consummation of many years of study, practice, talent and a wide-open mind.
“Your Song” is as dynamic and full of nifty little turns as life itself.
He never stops experimenting, never stops surprising, and never stops entertaining.
Daring but not self indulgent, this double album would be a risk in lesser hands.
A prog-leaning album that is noisy, experimental and brave.
Wadada Leo Smith and his band of free jazz icons show the young guys how it’s done.