Content by tag "Pyramid"

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Pete Robbins Quartet: Pyramid

Read "Pyramid" reviewed by Stefano Merighi

Avevamo lasciato Pete Robbins come protagonista del notevole album con il Transatlantic Quartet (Live in Basel) ed eccolo di nuovo, nel frattempo impegnato in diversi progetti, con un quartetto newyorkese da sogno, composto da Vijay Iyer, Eivind Opsvik e Tyshawn Sorey. Pyramid è un album un po' particolare, che assembla materiale originale a riletture di classici ...

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Pete Robbins: Pyramid

Read "Pyramid" reviewed by Glenn Astarita

New York-based saxophonist, composer Pete Robbins has been on a fast- track, surging to the upper echelon of global jazz talent. And Pyramid rekindles impressions of drummer, composer John Hollenbeck's early 2013 release Songs I Like A Lot, where specific pop and rock songs from yesteryear, inspire the artists to execute a personal reinterpretation or refresh ...

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Edgar Winter: Winter Blues

Read "Winter Blues" reviewed by Ed Kopp

For those of us who came of age in the pre-disco ‘70s, Edgar Winter’s “Frankenstein" and “Free Ride" still ignite fond memories. People born after the classic-rock era will recognize Winter as the exceedingly white dude who plays George Hamilton’s unlikely twin brother in that goofy Miller Lite TV ad. Though Winter released two underhyped albums ...