November 14, 2019 #1126

Plenty of excellent saxophonists doing their thing in this episode: Australian Julien Wilson with two very different releases, Gorka Benitez with the BBC trio, Matana Roberts, rising star Kevin Sun, and Matt Belzer with the Anansi Trio. That’s just on the newer releases. From earlier played albums, more saxophonists like Continue Reading

October 31, 2019 #1124

This show has a varied flavour in the new releases, from hard-nosed freer playing to a vocal album to world-fusion.  The edge comes from Swiss saxophonist Christoph Gallio’s Day and Taxi (featuring Gerry Hemingway), drummer Devin Gray, Ghost Horse from Italy and Old Mountain from Portugal.  Singer Sascha Ley from Continue Reading

November 7, 2019 #1125

It seems when autumn rolls around, plenty of new releases roll in, and that’s certainly the case this year. There’s usually a lot of great stuff to choose from and this week’s show reflects that. Old becomes new with the release of a long-hidden and now remastered recording of the Continue Reading