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Steven Bernstein - Marcus Rojas - Kresten Osgood: Tattoos and Mushrooms

Read "Tattoos and Mushrooms" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff

La dimensione musicale allucinata, evocata dai funghi della copertina di questo simpatico e bizzarro disco, rende la propria cifra nel suono assolutamente unico (e a quel che ci risulta senza precedenti) in cui la batteria si incontra con tuba e tromba/tromba a culisse. L'impasto timbrico rimanda solo teoricamente alla tradizione, quella degli ottoni degli anni Venti e delle ...

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Steven Bernstein / Marcus Rojas / Kresten Osgood: Tattoos and Mushrooms

Read "Tattoos and Mushrooms" reviewed by Chris Mosey

The line-up of slide trumpet, tuba and drums is, to say the least, somewhat unusual in jazz. As is the choice of Hank Williams' “So Lonesome I Could Cry" as a vehicle for improvisation. On Tattoos and Mushrooms, trumpeter Steven Bernstein, tubaist Marcus Rojas and drummer Kresten Osgood go boldly into aural regions where no man ...