Content by tag "Kinetic"

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Kinetic: World of Wonder

Read "World of Wonder" reviewed by Roger Farbey

Keyboardist and composer of all the music on Kinetic's debut album, Joe Sheehan, spent six months studying traditional music and dance in Ghana, West Africa and that country's musical influences are evident here, enhanced particularly by PJ Roduta's percussive contributions.

Opening with the energetic “World of Wonder," the secret weapon of this band is clearly ...

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Erik Telford: Kinetic

Read "Kinetic" reviewed by Joshua Weiner

From the vibrant music scene of Austin, Texas comes Kinetic, the excellent solo recording debut of trumpeter/bandleader Erik Telford. The album features seven memorable, groove-heavy original tunes by the leader, played by a crack ensemble that contributes characterful comping and soloing galore. The band's sound lies somewhere between that of Miles Davis's bands of the early ...

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Zero 7: Anotherlatenight

Read "Anotherlatenight" reviewed by AAJ Staff

You can’t turn around these days without another Zero 7 project hitting you in the face. Whether it’s their highly acclaimed/fawned over album Simple Things or the numerous remixes they’ve been commissioned to work on floating about on compilations here and there. Whether you buy into the hubbub or not, their mix for the popular Anotherlatenight ...