Content by tag "Four Bags"

ARTICLE: INTERVIEWS

Mara Rosenbloom, Darius Jones, Brian Drye: Brooklyn Artist Snapshot

Read "Mara Rosenbloom, Darius Jones, Brian Drye: Brooklyn Artist Snapshot" reviewed by Seton Hawkins

To even the casual observer, Brooklyn has incubated an extraordinary new generation of talented jazz artists. While the Borough is certainly renowned for a vibrant jazz community, and indeed has been since the mid-twentieth century, this latest cohort of artists is nevertheless worthy of a particular spotlight, not only for being a gathering of tremendous performers ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Four Bags: Fourth

Read "Fourth" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff

I newyorkesi Four Bags sembrano la versione colta di una band di buskers nutriti con una dieta di tradizione jazz, musica funzionale, armonizzazioni balcaniche e mediorientali e una buona dose di rock. Del resto, i membri di questa formazione vantano esperienze con alcuni guru di generi musicali diversissimi e aprendo il ventaglio delle loro collaborazioni si scoprono i ...