Jazz Articles | Future

CD/LP/TRACK REVIEW

The Elec Tet: Shiny Metal Objects

Read "Shiny Metal Objects" reviewed by

The Elec Tet started out as a fusion tribute band, but it quickly outgrew that designation. Drummer Ben Scholz originally formed the group as a vehicle to explore the sounds of now-classic '70s fusion outfits, but something else happened along the way: originality eclipsed imitation in The Elec Tet. Now, on the band's debut album, Scholz and company proudly wave the fusion flag while presenting a program of brand new tunes. While Scholz may have been responsible ...


Join the staff. Writers Wanted!

Develop a column, write album reviews, cover live shows, or conduct interviews.