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Jazz Alley in Seattle, WA

 

Blue Note Jazz Club - Tokyo, Japan

 

Dazzle Restaurant & Lounge in Denver, CO

 

Ronnie Scott's in London

 

 

Entries in Scott McLemore (2)

Thursday
Mar032011

Music Review: ASA Trio Plays the Music of Thelonious Monk

 

Writing music reviews is always fun. Not just for the music, which I'll get to shortly, but also for the press releases that come with the album. They usually mean well, but sometimes the copy can appear to be a bit pretentious. That unintentional aspect of it can be cringe-worthy, but I'd be lying if I said that some of it didn't make me chuckle.

Cue the ASA Trio from Iceland. They are guitarist Andres Thor, organist Agnar Magnusson and drummer Scott McLemore. I'm always excited to discover new music, and this is no exception.

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Wednesday
Apr142010

JAM 2010: 156 Artists for a New Jazz Experience (Part X)

Good morning! This series is winding down ~ there are only two more parts left of the "JAM 2010: 156 Artists for a New Jazz Experience".

If there is any musician, group or vocalist that you'd like to see an individual blog post about, please let me know. Contact me either via a DM on Twitter (I'm @ElementsOfJazz) or through the contact form here on the website. Thank you. smiley icons

Today I'd like to share some information with you about drummers Roy Haynes and Scott McLemore; saxophonists  Rudresh Mahanthappa and Shannon Mowday; Mack Avenue recording artists Sachal Vasandani and Sean Jones; vibraphonist Stefon Harris, and groups - The Seatbelts and Soil & "Pimp" Sessions.

Enjoy ~

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