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Mimi Fox: Perpetually Hip

Read "Perpetually Hip" reviewed by Edward Zucker

Recently having heard and been impressed by Mimi Fox's performance on Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz, I was looking forward to hearing the guitarist's most recent CD, Perpetually Hip. The double-disc release is actually two separate albums.

The first features Fox with the excellent rhythm section of pianist Xavier Davis, bassist Harvie S. and drummer Billy Hart. ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Mimi Fox: Perpetually Hip

Read "Perpetually Hip" reviewed by Jim Santella

While the title track for Perpetually Hip was written for a friend, it also describes the composer, Mimi Fox, who wrote three of the songs that she interprets on this two-disc set. She works with her New York band on disc one, giving a standout performance that has everyone working cohesively and soloing with spontaneity. Straight-ahead ...