The trumpeter, singer, bandleader and provocateur Leron Thomas, a New Yorker originally
from Houston, isn't making it easy on himself. His records, self-produced and often
underproduced, are hard to sum up, and that's the point.
They're perverse and searching and sketchy and sometimes quite lovely: straight-ahead jazz
he is a serious improviser, rhythmically strong and controlled in balladsas well as ...