Tag Archives: jazz

MRS. FUN – Truth

June 24, 2020

FunTime 2018 Multifaceted American funsters stream playful seriousness via series of nuanced nu-jazz numbers. Having played for more than three decades, this Milwaukeean duo may criminally fall under many a listener’s radar, but Kim Zick and Connie Grauer have made … Continue reading

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BILL BRUFORD’S EARTHWORKS – Heavenly Bodies: An Expanded Collection

January 14, 2020

Venture 1997 / Summerfold & Winterfold 2019 The beat master’s well-grounded, but often celestial, oeuvre gets an anthology treatment to tease the unitiated. Despite his soild prog credentials, Bill Bruford has never been a rock drummer per se, and that’s … Continue reading

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VOLKER KRIEGEL – Two Concerts: Lagos 79 & Bochum 90

November 10, 2019

Moosicus 2019 Decades apart, acclaimed German guitarist locates jazz delights in the heart of Africa and on his home turf. An artist of international renown – as a solo performer, a leader of his own MILD MANIAC ORCHESTRA and a … Continue reading

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THE BRIAN AUGER PIANO TRIO – Full Circle: Live At Bogies

September 20, 2019

Freestyle 2018 In the intimate black and white: elder statesman of rocking organ serves up simple yet sophisticated delights. He started out as a pure piano player who led a jazz trio back in the ’60s, but found fame, if … Continue reading

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JENNIFER SARAN – Smoky Nights

September 17, 2019

Tarpan 2019 American songstress gets a grip on nocturnal possibilities and progresses to swing and beyond. Although jazz was a part of this singer’s DNA from the of her career, it needed a certain amount of cultivation, so Ms Saran’s … Continue reading

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