by Micah Holmquist
One of the elements that makes the music known as the avant-garde" or free jazz" is the frequently long length of tracks. A cut that goes on for 10 minutes is not especially long in these styles but would be an epic piece if it were country, pop, rap, rock, etc. The situation becomes even more acute when tracks go on for 20, 30, 60 or even more minutes.
The duo of Brian Chase and David Remmick do their best ...read more