Sons Of Kemet – Inner Babylon (2013)

A super-group of sorts led by clarinetist, saxophonist and composer Shabaka Hutchings with Oren Marshall on tuba and both Tom Skinner and Seb Rochford on drums, Sons Of Kemet offer a unique take on jazz, Caribbean folk music and African Diasporan history. [Source] Continue reading Sons Of Kemet – Inner Babylon (2013)

Michał Wróblewski Trio – Jarretude (2011)

This is the debut album by the young Polish Jazz pianist / composer Michal Wroblewski, recorded with his trio with bassist Michal Jaros and drummers Michal Bryndal and Wojciech Romanowski. The first version of this album was recorded by the trio with Bryndal and released as a promo. This, the final version of the album adds four more tracks recorded by the trio with Romanowski. … Continue reading Michał Wróblewski Trio – Jarretude (2011)

Don Byron – I Found a New Baby (2004)

Clarinetist Don Byron is known for his musical experimentation — playing classical compositions, Latin dance grooves, hip-hop, klezmer and pop songs. For his latest project, Byron returns to his first love — jazz, with a CD largely dedicated to legendary saxophonist Lester Young. With the CD Ivey-Divey, Byron reinterprets music from the 1946 recording Lester Young Trio, in which Young was accompanied by Nat King … Continue reading Don Byron – I Found a New Baby (2004)