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A Mahavishnu Tribute, Snarky Puppy, Mark Lettieri and Antonio Sanchez

Read "A Mahavishnu Tribute, Snarky Puppy, Mark Lettieri and Antonio Sanchez" reviewed by Len Davis

The Mahavishnu Project with Gregg Bendian, Spandrel with Phil Hirschi. New music from Antonio Sanchez, Jacek Kochan, Steve Langemo, Endless Season and Mark Lettieri.Playlist The Mahavishnu Project “Can't Stand Your Funk" from Return To The Emerald Beyond (Cuneiform) 00:00 Spandrel “Habituation" from Spandrel (Self Produced) 05:59 Antonio Sanchez “M-Power" from Shift-Bad Hombre Vol 2 (Warner Music) 11:48 Jacek Kochan “Homeleaving" from Life, Stress and other Pleasures (Audio Cave) 17:41 Steve Langemo “Loud Apples" from Up From The Outside ...


Album Review

Jacek Kochan & musiConspiracy: Occupational Hazard

Read "Occupational Hazard" reviewed by Franz A. Matzner

Polish-born and current Canadian Jacek Kochan's 22nd release as a leader, Occupational Hazard, exists at the crossroads of straight ahead and electric jazz. A drummer, composer and arranger, Kochan has played with a variety of musicians over the course of his long career. On Occupational Hazard he leverages this broad experience to bring together an unusual mix of instrumental and vocal talent, establishing an intriguing blend likely to appeal most to fans of accessible tunes dominated by guitar ...


Radio & Podcasts

Idle Hands, Jacek Kochan and Moses Boyd

Read "Idle Hands, Jacek Kochan and Moses Boyd" reviewed by Bob Osborne

This week we feature three albums. Producer Marc Free enlists the able assistance of a few trusted Idle Hands for the next release in a visionary series of demand building records on Posi-tone. Highlighted by the handiwork of a carefully curated group of label artists, an engagingly entertaining album features front line performances from guitarist Will Bernard, vibraphonist Behn Gillece, and saxophonist Sam Dillon playing over the solid harmonic foundation of pianist Art Hirahara, bassist Boris Kozlov and ...


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