Results for "Thor Madsen"
By Anders Bast
Label: Self Produced
Track listing: Fat, Sugar, Salt & Tragic; South Of North Dakota; Dance OF The Possible Kiss; Happiness Always Happens; Think With Your Heart; The Humble Warrior; Hotter Than...; A Lot Of Hugging Going On; Blues For The Beast Within.
by David Adler
Danish guitarist Thor Madsen, a relatively new arrival on the New York jazz scene, makes a strong debut with Metal Dog. Leading a quartet through a charged set of original music, Madsen displays not only stunning guitar chops, but an intrepid and progressive musical imagination. He swings hard on Metalhunden" and Crazy Dog Out the Window," ...
by Jim Santella
Guitarist Thor Madsen retains an historical rhythmic swing throughout his session of modern mainstream originals. His quartet stretches the boundaries. Improvising with serious purpose, the foursome carries a Thelonious Monk influence along an extrapolated course. Quirky and energetic, Madsen's music includes the spirit of our bebop forefathers, while blazing a trail defining the future of jazz. ...