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Martin Taylor: Double Standards

Read "Double Standards" reviewed by John Barron

In a career spanning more than thirty years, guitarist Martin Taylor has collaborated with a wide range of artists including Stephane Grappelli, Chet Atkins and Jeff Beck, as well as recording extensively under his own name. Double Standards finds the Scottish guitar virtuoso in a duo performance with none other than himself. By recording two separate ...

Double Standards: Volume One & Volume Two

Read "Double Standards: Volume One & Volume Two" reviewed by Annika Westman

Double Standards
Volume One & Volume Two
Kopasetic Productions
2006



It's sometimes asserted that, when it comes to the best known standard tunes, every conceivable angle worth exploring has already been explored. With tunes like “Body And Soul" or “All Of You," for instance, what could possibly be ...

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Lea Delaria: Double Standards

Read "Double Standards" reviewed by Marcia Hillman

Double Standards is Lea DeLaria's jazz approach to a selection of rock classics. She has chosen eleven diverse songs vocally to slip and slide around. The first track, Patti Smith's “Dancing Barefoot, features some lively moments during which she trades scatting solos with tenor saxophonist Seamus Blake. Blondie's “Call Me is translated with a blues feel ...