Jazz Articles about Dan Loomis
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Dan Loomis: On The Wee Trio and "Live At The Bistro"
by Fiona Ord-Shrimpton
The Wee Trio, comprising Dan Loomis: bass; James Westfall: vibraphone; Jared Schonig: drums, are a band to keep looking out for. Having released four impressive albums already, including the recent, Live at the Bistro, their star continues to burn slowly--as all true stars are bound. The Wee Trio is a component of a new musical breed of elegant fearlessness that can play anything and make it sound right. In winter Skype interviews are just the best, you can ...read more
Dan Loomis Quartet: I Love Paris
by J Hunter
It's the quiet ones you have to watch for. Not the furtive loner, living behind drawn shades at the end of your cul-de-sac; but the music that crawls into your ear on little cat feet and whispers, This is not what you're used to. This... is something else. I Love Paris sends that message loud and clear, using the Cole Porter standard as a bridge to a perspective that is as beautiful as it is harsh.
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