Blues Forever is an album by Muhal Richard Abrams released by the Italian label Black Saint in 1982 and featuring performances of seven of Abrams compositions by an eleven-member big band. “Tremendous large orchestra session, [More]
This Is Walt Dickerson! is the debut album  by American vibraphonist  Walt Dickerson recorded in 1961 and released on the New Jazz label. Allmusic awarded the album 4½ stars and reviewer Steve Huey wrote that  [More]
Unit Structures is a 1966 album by free jazz pianist Cecil Taylor released by Blue Note Records. Unusually, Taylor’s group features two bassists, one (Alan Silva) playing mostly with a bow, and the other (Henry [More]
Mama and Daddy is an album by Muhal Richard Abrams that was released on the Italian Black Saint label in 1980 and features performances of four of Abrams’ compositions by a big band. AllMusic Review [More]
AllMusic Review by Eugene Chadbourne: It is a shame that more jazz drummers have not created solo recordings of this quality, or that the ones who do make solo recordings so often choose much less [More]