Steph Richards, Dwight Trible, Roberto Ottaviano, Craig Taborn & More New Releases
October 27, 2020
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's Cosmic Vibrations and
out of the increasingly interesting Manchester jazz scene. The rest of the playlist alternates forward looking projects like the welcome return of
's Junk Magic,
the multisensory project by
's Den Stora Frågan, with powerful straight-ahead releases like the debut stunners by
. In the middle of it all, a feel-good jazz-meets-soul of
with the help of a choir of 90 kids from Paris' suburbs.
Playlist "Mondo Jazz Theme (feat. Ted Nash & Pyeng Threadgill)" 0:00 Ben Allison Roberto Ottaviano's Eternal Love "Ijo Ki Mba Jo" Resonance & Rhapsodies (Dodicilune) 0:16 Host talks 05:08 Matthew Halsall "Joyful Spirits of the Universe" Salute to the Sun (Gondwana) 6:39 Host talks 17:13 Cosmic Vibrations feat. Dwight Trible "OLBAP" Pathways & Passages (Spiritmuse) 18:40 William Parker Ensemble feat. Leena Conquest "New World Order" New World Order ~ Soledad (AUM Fidelity) 28:09 Host talks 34:56 Torbjörn Zetterberg & Den Stora Frågan "Meningen Med Vad" Are You Happy? (Moserobie) 36:44 Steph Richards "Supersense" Supersense (Northern Spy) 43:58 Host talks 51:58 Immanuel Wilkins "Part 2. Saudade" Omega (Blue Note) 53:16 Junk Magic "Laser Beaming Hearts" Compass Confusion (Pyroclastic) 1:00:39 Host talks 1:07:44 Doxas Brothers "Another Soapbox" The Circle (Justin Time) 1:08:25
Photo credit: Chris Weiss.
This week our playlist is bursting at the seams with great projects, several of which explore the renewed interest in what many like to call 'spiritual jazz,' from