Big-band jazz at its best slaps you upside the head: a driving beat, rockslide-inducing horn sections, mesmerizing harmonies, soloists who rise above the fray to deliver searing statements of purpose. When the band is cooking and the arrangements are tight, all good. If that band is led by artists driven toward experimentation and innovation within this familiar... More >>>
Oh, Me So Horny: The Mitch Marcus
Quintet + 13 hones its chops.