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Waiting (Lieven Venken) by Sal La Rocca

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Album Title: Shifted
Igloo Records & El Negocito Records
Released: 2018
Duration: 52:03

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About the Album

"Waiting" is a composition by Lieven Venken. Originally it is a classic ballad, but we preferred to play it totally open. The project explores a certain duality. First, by the presence of Flemish and Walloon musicians; then, by the apparent opposition between avant-gardism and tradition. Jeroen and Lieven open doors to unexpected sounds and colors. Sal and Pascal are more anchored in the tradition, while remaining permeable to other sounds. This alliance offers open music, with surprising tones, groove background that recall the hard-bop of the 60s. »

Song Listing

Shifted; Waiting; Psalm; Wise One; Bicycle; Cache-Cash; Ragga; Syndrome; Last Kiss.

Personnel

Sal La Rocca
bass, acoustic

Additional Personnel

Sal La Rocca: double bass; Jeroen van Herzeele: sax; Pascal Mohy: piano, Wurlitzer; Lieven Venken: drums; Phil Abraham: trombone (6 & 7).

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Date featured

July 12, 2021

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