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Sean Noonan: Stories to Tell

Read "Stories to Tell" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff

Se pensavate di rilassarvi, state alla larga. Questo CD non fa per voi. Non è una raccolta di tormentoni estivi (sempre che la parola più in voga in questo periodo dell'anno non possa avere altre sfumature). Non vi faciliterà le vacanze estive né vi servirà, come tappezzeria sonora, per abbellire una cena al chiaro di luna. ...

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Sean Noonan: Stories to Tell

Read "Stories to Tell" reviewed by Budd Kopman

Stories To Tell by drummer Sean Noonan and his Brewed By Noon group is a perfect example of what that much abused word, fusion, should be about. Here we find a grand mix of various world musics, including West African, which is music Noonan clearly loves and Celtic/Gaelic, which is from Noonan's ethnic roots.

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Sean Noonan: Stories to Tell

Read "Stories to Tell" reviewed by Florence Wetzel

Stories to Tell, by drummer Sean Noonan's group Brewed by Noon, offers a funky feast of music. An eclectic mix of jazz, rock and world music, the ten cuts on the CD draw on many cultures and influences, creating a combination that defies categorization. There's also a lot of humor; witness Aram Bajakian's liner notes, which ...

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Sean Noonan: Stories to Tell

Read "Stories to Tell" reviewed by Troy Collins

Percussionist Sean Noonan's Songlines debut, Stories to Tell, is an early contender for one of 2007's most eclectic releases. A mind-bendingly diverse blend of West African song-forms, Gaelic folk melodies, urban funk rhythms, blazing electric guitars and raucous Downtown free jazz, Noonan's eponymous ensemble is as multifaceted as post-modernism gets.

With a self-released session ...