Lyn Horton

Lyn Horton

The Blue Series on Thirsty Ear Records continues with a double CD called CELESTIAL MECHANIX. The master mixer is DJ Spooky, aka The Subliminal Kid, artist Paul Miller.Em…
Although this Hat Hut Release has been on the market for awhile, and attention has been given to it, this quartet warrants more words to bring more attention to it. Brötzma…
Distributed by aumfidelity, the High Two label has issued its first release called EXPANSION. The performers include Dave Burrell, piano, Andrew Cyrille, drums, and William…
Recently released in the continuation of the Blue Series on Thirsty Ear Records is JUNK MAGIC, spirited by keyboardist Craig Taborn and performed with drummer David King, v…
On Palmetto Records is a recent release called DON’T EXPLAIN, featuring Joel Frahm on tenor and Brad Mehldau on piano. The duo encapsulated their longtime friendship in thi…
Improvised music comes forth in true form in the recording of the performance of The Kidd Jordan, Joel Futterman and Alvin Fielder Trio at the Tampere Jazz Happening in Fin…
A brand new release from Warner Brothers Records by the Brad Mehldau Trio, ANYTHING GOES, is not a tribute to Cole Porter. It is an album that coalesces a group of songs th…
Released by Thirsty Ear, in another issue of the Blues Continuum series, is HIGH WATER, a collaborative effort between producer and composer, EL-P, and a stellar sextet whi…
A CIMP release called NOTHING IS WRONG features a quartet led by tenor sax man Odean Pope and vibist Khan Jamal. The group includes, on drums, Allen Nelson and, on bass, Ar…
One of the continuing issues with writing and talking about jazz, conventional, mainstream, "free" ( that is, however it is pigeonholed), in contrast to classical, composed…