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Naked: Nakedonia

Read "Nakedonia" reviewed by Nenad Georgievski

There are bands that inhabit different territories at once where they don't belong to one genre but to many. A band like Naked can seem notorius for daring to ignore boundaries between genres and as such it can't really be pigeonholed as jazz. As a matter of fact, the band can describe itself in the same ...

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Assaf Kehati Trio: Naked

Read "Naked" reviewed by Hrayr Attarian

Guitarist Assaf Kehati's Naked is, as the title insinuates, an adornment free celebration of melody in a spare and intimate setting. Unlike his two earlier recordings Naked features Kehati without a saxophonist and with a new rhythm duo on an introspective set of his expressive originals and three standards.

On the cinematic “The Horses' Fight" ...

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Assaf Kehati Trio: Naked

Read "Naked" reviewed by Edward Blanco

A progressive jazz guitarist with a preference for the electric strings and a light touch, Assaf Kehati unveils his third album Naked since arriving from Israel in 2007 and establishing himself as a modern force to be reckoned with. Kehati offers an album of primarily original music conveying a story behind every piece beginning with the ...

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Assaf Kehati Trio: Naked

Read "Naked" reviewed by Dan Bilawsky

Guitarist Assaf Kehati has never been one to hide behind the impenetrable or the opaque; his art has always been centered on clarity of thought and communicative expressionism, yet he's reached a new level of musical directness and comprehensibility with Naked.

On this, his third release, Kehati winnows away anything that could remotely ...

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Naked: Get Naked

Read "Get Naked" reviewed by Nenad Georgievski

There's no limiting the band Naked to one musical genre or one concept. This band inhabits the worlds of jazz, pop, folk and everything in between, exhibiting a keen sense of what's appropriate in every setting it finds itself. Naked is a mesmerizing unit, a collective whose musical syntax continues to suggest there aren't six musicians ...

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Massimiliano Rolff: Naked

Read "Naked" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff

Naked è l'album con il quale Massimiliano Rolff mette completamente in mostra le sue attitudini, nel triplo ruolo di leader - a capo di un robusto quartetto composto da Andrea Pozza (piano), Emanuele Cisi (sax) e Enzo Zirilli (batteria) -, esecutore e compositore. Il lavoro si snoda attraverso sette brani scritti del contrabbassista che ripercorrono i sentieri del jazz a cavallo ...

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Julie Davis/Kelly Dow: Naked

Read "Naked" reviewed by Dave Nathan

Singer Julie Davis and guitarist Kelly Dow certainly know how to get the attention of anyone browsing in the jazz cd section of the local music emporium. The cover of their 3th CD is a picture of them covered only by a guitar. Thus the title of the album, Naked. After enticing the potential customer with ...