Memories and Dreams
Label: Blue Canoe Records
Attract Mode; Kindness Of The Goddess; Daybreak; Depth; Sleight Of Hand; Oppression; Brave The Living Labyrinth; Null; Slag Of Heart; Dimensional Crossings; The Grind
Additional Personnel / Information
Cody Carpenter: keys, guitar, synth bass, composer, producer; Jimmy Haslip: bass; Jimmy Branly: drums, mixing, mastering; Virgil Donati: drums; Scott Seiver: drums; Marco Sfogli: guitar; Nobukatsu Mizoguchi: album artwork
Cody Carpenter has once again delivered a high-energy instrumental progressive rock album titled, “Memories and Dreams”. Carpenter’s signature piano and keyboard chops are as instrumental as it is interpretative which leads the listener on a unique odyssey. Cody’s compositional and arranging skills continue to shine with his fourth CD as a leader and this original eleven-song outing. With “Memories and Dreams”, Cody takes the listener on a musical journey by way of flourishing keyboard phrases, deep grooves provided by bassist Jimmy Haslip, driving drums featuring Jimmy Branly, Virgil Donati, Scott Seiver. and the group is rounded out by thevirtuosicguitarplayingofMarcoSfogli. Carpenter’s newest album project “Memories and Dreams” has more than lived up to his fans’ expectations of nothing less than 11 amazing examples of musical perfection.
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