Results for "The Gospel Truth"
by Dave Hughes
Saxman Greg Vail’s newest offering The Gospel Truth is, as its title suggests, rich with the influence of church music, while occasionally sporting funky soulfulness in varying degrees. The opener finds Vail’s saxophones in R&B mode, framed by a gospel choir. Vail’s rich tenor recalls Gato Barbieri on the Coster/Santana tune “Europa,” expressing all of the ...
Label: Criss Cross
Track listing: Jesus Loves Me; The Deacon's Moan; What a Friend We Have in Jesus; The Lord's Prayer; There's a Tree; The Gospel Truth; Take My Hand Precious Lord; The Hallelujah Scat; We Have Come Into This House; The Battle Hymn of the Republic; The Message. (Total Time: 57:25)
by C. Michael Bailey
Deep River. At this posting, I am still awaiting Wycliffe Gordon's new release on Nagel-Heyer. In the mean time The Gospel Truth revealed itself to me. Imagine my surprise when I found this brand-spankin' new Criss Cross release by none other than the 'bone master his self. Decidedly in a gospel vein, I was at first ...