Results for "Iswhat?!"
by AAJ Staff
Hyena Records, the newest baby of producer extraordinaire Joel Dorn, is quite obviously one of the most eclectic labels in music. Reissues of Rahsaan Roland Kirk and Thelonious Monk catalog grab your attention at first, but any label that features records by both Bobby Darin and James Blood Ulmer in the same catalogue is clearly open ...
Label: Hyena Records
Track listing: ?!?; Parachutes; Concussion; Can't Get In; Fables of Faubus; Bridge; Lies; Trust Introduct (Haitian Fight Song); Trust; Gotta Be; Thump, Loop & Scratch; Salty; Cold Hands; Let Silence Speak Consent; Cold Hands DJ Spinna Remix
by Chris M. Slawecki
Merging jazz and hip-hop has generally proved more risk than reward, but IsWhat?! takes a fearless plunge into these troublesome waters. Matt Anderson (upright and electric bass), Jack Walker (saxophones and flute) and Napoleon Maddox (vocals) make quite a splash with the sound of their debut. Guest drummer Hamid Drake (Don Cherry, Herbie Hancock, ...