June 11, 2020 #1156

Drummer Jerry Granelli says he’s not one for revisiting music from the past, but he changed his mind for his latest album “The Jerry Granelli Trio Plays Vince Guaraldi and Mose Allison”. The Halifax-based veteran played in Guaraldi’s trio early on (remember the music for the Peanuts’ series?) and spent Continue Reading

June 4, 2020 #1155

This episode ranges from powerful free jazz (Anna Hogberg Attack from Sweden) to rhythmic-driven music by saxophonist Seth Tracy who adapts Pygmy music to his own playing to electronic controllers in the hands of veteran English keyboardist Veryan Weston. There’s music from two Finnish bands heard on the show for Continue Reading

May 28, 2020 #1154

I love this new recording from South African drummer and composer, Asher Gamedze! It’s pushing an envelope I haven’t heard from jazz in that part of the world for some time. Gamedze has produced an exceptional album. You’ll hear the entire “State Of Emergence Suite”. Back again after a highly Continue Reading