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Past Grapplin'


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Since the seventies, it's arguable that most jazz musicians work in "old" idioms (even if they mix and match them in new ways), but this episode's artists each take on aspects of jazz's past that seem, well, more past than most. Sometimes the commitment to the older idiom is complete, sometimes it comes and goes, but either way the results are fascinating.


  • Discussion of Scott Hamilton's album After Hours (Concord) 1:45
  • Discussion of Evan Arntzen ' album Countermelody (Dot Time Records) 19:10
  • Discussion of Keith Brown's album African Ripples (Space Time Records) 35:10
  • Discussion of Charnett Moffett's album New Love (Motema) 50:25
  • Pop Matters 1:03:10

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