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Rocket Science: Rocket Science

Read "Rocket Science" reviewed by Alberto Bazzurro

È cosa nota che, quando c'è di mezzo Evan Parker, nove volte su dieci la musica va nella direzione da lui indicata e determinata. Non fa eccezione questo nuovo titolo dell'etichetta di Peter Evans, testimonianza di una live session datata 25 maggio 2012 in quel di Londra (Vortex).

Le folate improvvisative parkeriane, ora ...

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Rocket Science: Rocket Science

Read "Rocket Science" reviewed by Mark Corroto

It isn't rocket science except when it is, indeed, Rocket Science. This renowned group of improvising superheroes delivers an audacious take on electric- acoustic chamber music. Rocket Science is a quartet assembled by trumpeter Peter Evans, who is probably best known for his work in the disobedient quartet Mostly Other People Do The Killing. He also ...

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Louis Durra: Rocket Science

Read "Rocket Science" reviewed by Bruce Lindsay

The constant revitalization of the piano trio is one of the most rewarding developments in recent jazz history and it continues apace with Louis Durra's Rocket Science. Durra isn't introducing a major paradigm shift, but with Ryan McGillicuddy on bass and longtime compatriot Jerry Kalaf on drums, he's bringing a few fresh new tunes to the ...

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Bela Fleck: Rocket Science

Read "Rocket Science" reviewed by Doug Collette

The musicianship on Béla Fleck and The Flecktones' Rocket Science radiates a sense of play that was missing from the group's last recorded work The Hidden Land (Columbia, 2006). There's also a sense of adventure here that hasn't really been in evidence since Three Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (Warner Bros, 1993), the first album recorded ...

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Tribal Tech: Rocket Science

Read "Rocket Science" reviewed by AAJ Staff

Okay, it's time for me to “coin a phrase", to pull a genre rabbit outta ma hat, and try to pin this T Tech release down, (tho' it be a'rigglin' madly), and be done with this weirdling of jazz-ish fusionid birthings. Hunh? Henderson et al have gone off da deep end on dis one folks. It ...

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Scott Henderson/Gary Willis -Tribal Tech: Rocket Science

Read "Rocket Science" reviewed by Glenn Astarita

“Tribal Tech” is a band that have almost single-handedly revived fusion from the sunken depths of obscurity while consistently reinventing their group sound and approach for over ten years now. Here the musicians enter the studio without any preconceived notions or rigid game plans yet have produced one of their finest efforts in years, titled Rocket ...

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Tribal Tech: Rocket Science

Read "Rocket Science" reviewed by Todd S. Jenkins

The premier fusion quartet returns with what is probably their best album to date.Rocket Scienceis a load of fun grooves and virtuosic playing as Tribal Tech crafts a musical look at space and sci-fi.

Scott Kinsey's keyboards add a touch of B-movie nostalgia to several of the tunes, conjuring memories of the weird Moog-laden soundtracks that ...