Results for "Chapter One"
Label: Challenge Records
Track listing: Just One of Those Things; The More I See You; Looking for a Boy; Someone to Watch Over Me; Let’s Face the Music and Dance; Everything I’ve Got Belongs to You; Stardust; I Get a Kick Out of You; But Not for Me; Get Out of Town; Taking a Chance on Love; Things Are Looking Up; It Had to Be You; With a Song in My Heart.
by Jack Bowers
Vocalist Marieke Koopman grew up in a musical family in The Netherlands. Although the music was baroque (her father is a percussionist, her mother a harpsichordist), Koopman was somehow drawn toward jazz, especially swinging jazz. The first time I saw a big band perform live, I was mesmerized," she writes. And she made a promise to ...
by Jerome Wilson
Marshal Herridge is a young bassist from Montreal who here releases his first CD, a set of energetic mainstream jazz, with a band containing three local musicians: guitarist Sam Kirmayer, pianist Andre White and drummer Guillaume Pilote. Herridge wrote all the music using a variety of familiar approaches. HerridgeIn" has a brisk boppish melody ...
by Jack Bowers
Chapter One, the debut recording from bassist Marshal Herridge, showcases his admirable Montreal-based quartet performing nine of the leader's bright and limber compositions and arrangements. Besides keeping splendid time (his sonorous bass is recorded so prominently that not a beat is missed or undervalued), Herridge solos eloquently in the manner of his musical heroes, Paul Chambers ...
by Glenn Astarita
It's another nascent progressive jazz-rock band from Indonesia--with the idiosyncratic moniker--brought to us by the New York-based record label, Moonjune Records. The group sound and makeup tenders yet another slant from this region that to varying degrees, impart ethnocentric folk with Western musical concepts. With its debut, the young quartet's rite of passage is largely centered ...
Label: OA2 Records
Track listing: The Gauntlet; From Stuart's Draft; The 4th Letter; Dub's Lament; Six Years; Chanting for Staples; Red Beard's Romp/From Stuart's Draft (Reprise); The Syndicate; The Lure of the Underground; March of the Pariahs