Acid Jazz magazine: Acid Jazz magazine
interview for November issue.Silvia Turrin.
Translated from; Italian to English
Nu metropolitan Jazz
Reaching to the electronics, the city sonorous cacophonies and the immense patrimony soul-jazz of Detroit, the composer and polistrumentista American return with a third album loaded with rhythms experience them. Light and cerebral music that opens new horizons.
Electronic pulsations, city distortion of radio waves natched in the ether, rhythms and then a sweeping avalanche and being involved of atmospheres nu jazz. This, shortly, the musical world mo...
a good day: yesterday was the first time I had a chance to really sit down and get serious with my new horn. The last time I did any serious work on a trumpet was about 35 years ago as a band teacher. 2 hrs was plenty of time for the first practice session. I set up my old organ and Yamaha Leslie for tuning purposes. I was surprised to see them still work after sitting in storage in a trailer outside for about 10 years. What a blast from the past that was. I was surprised that after 2 hrs of hard practice, my lip didn't give out. I tried out 3 different mouthpieces; 2 were trumpet and 1 came with the hor...
Dog Jones: seven days a week and sometimes more
your black and white passes my front door
our eyes meet but neither one speaks
I guess that's the way it's got to be
but just you let some sh** hit the fan
you'll be screamin' law and order
with your gun in your hand
and the fathers cry
dog jones you better leave him alone
dog jones you're comin' on too strong
dog jones mr. police man
dog jones why don't you understand
one hundred fifty thousand strong
brothers who don't seem to get along
the d.a. he claim half of them are black
the ones that ain't in they still gettin' jacked
dog jones ...