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Fred Hess Band: How 'Bout Now

Read "How 'Bout Now" reviewed by Troy Collins


In this postmodern era of multiple working groups and all-star recording sessions, consistent jazz bands seem ever harder to maintain. Developing an intuitive working relationship with a consistent lineup may be a rarity today, but not so with Colorado-based tenor saxophonist Fred Hess' group. This is his third recording in as many years with the same core lineup.

The veteran rhythm section of bassist Ken Filiano and drummer Matt Wilson continues to elevate the game to virtually telepathic ...


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