All About Jazz

Home » Search Center » Results: Back From Beyond

Results for "Back From Beyond"

Advanced search options

Back From Beyond

Label: Pine Eagle Records
Released: 2012
Track listing: Spuds; Section Three; Reorbiting--for Sun Ra; Solanum; Opacity; Continental Drift; Broken Ground; The Mountain's Edge; Basalt; Back From Beyond.

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Rich Halley 4: Back From Beyond

Read "Back From Beyond" reviewed by Dave Wayne

It's perplexing that a jazz saxophonist of Rich Halley's caliber has never recorded for a large jazz label such as ECM or Soul Note/Black Saint. Perhaps a victim of geography (he's chosen to live in rural Oregon almost his entire life) and circumstance (he maintained a career as a wildlife biologist) more than anything else, the ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Rich Halley: Back From Beyond

Read "Back From Beyond" reviewed by Hrayr Attarian

Over a half a century after saxophonist Ornette Coleman launched the free jazz movement the genre is going strong thanks to such individualistic practitioners as tenor saxophonist Rich Halley. Halley's sound has matured and crystallized over the course of dozen or so albums, all critically acclaimed. On his fourteenth release as a leader, ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Rich Halley: Back From Beyond

Read "Back From Beyond" reviewed by Bruce Lindsay

The arrival of a new album by saxophonist and field biologist Rich Halley reliably signals a few good things: inventive composition and improvisation; tight, powerful, playing; driving grooves; a sense of humor...and squeak toys. Back From Beyond, credited to the Rich Halley 4, keeps up the pattern.Based in Portland, Oregon, Halley's extensive discography dates ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Rich Halley 4: Back From Beyond

Read "Back From Beyond" reviewed by Dan McClenaghan

Tenor saxophonist Rich Halley can be relied upon to rip it up, either live or in the studio. His forte is free jazz that always seems to threaten to power into some steroidal bebop. He has released a string of fine records on the now-dormant Louie Records--including, perhaps the best of these, the no-holds-barred The Blue ...


ENGAGE!

Enter our contest giveaways

Contest Giveaways

Enter our contests with a single button click and win a chance at albums or concert tickets.

Contest Guidelines

Reader's Poll: It's your festival. Who do you book?

Fantasy Festival Poll

It's your festival, you're in charge of booking and you have an unlimited budget. Share your lineup.

More Polls

Track of the Day!

Publisher's Desk

Stay current on website improvements, new features, handy tips, and more.

MORE POSTS

Shop for Music

Start your music shopping from All About Jazz and you'll support us in the process. Learn how.