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Joe Morris: Wildlife

Read "Wildlife" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff

Dopo aver raggiunto apprezzamenti e notorietà (soprattutto da colleghi e addetti a lavori) come chitarrista innovativo e originale, da qualche anno a questa parte Joe Morris predilige cimentarsi con il contrabbasso. In questo modo, svincolato da uno strumento solista e quasi sempre in prima linea, ha trovato la possibilità di concentrarsi maggiormente sull'aspetto compositivo del suo far musica e ...

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Joe Morris: Wildlife

Read "Wildlife" reviewed by Wilbur MacKenzie

Joe Morris has made a career of directing creative energy towards new experiences and a fascinating development has been the incorporation of new instruments to his vocabulary. Morris distinguished himself as a guitarist in 1994 with the release of Symbolic Gesture. Many duo, trio and ensemble records followed but Morris was not content simply to refine ...

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Joe Morris / Petr Cancura / Luther Gray: Wildlife

Read "Wildlife" reviewed by Troy Collins

Widely revered in avant-garde music circles for his innovative approach to the electric guitar, Joe Morris' decision to take up the contrabass in 2002 was initially met with apprehension from certain corners of the new music community. Fears that the singular guitarist might disavow his primary axe have been dispelled, replaced by a burgeoning parallel discography ...