September 2007 CD Reviews - Jazz And Beyond

The UK's most definitive review section of jazz and beyond - below is a complete list of all the albums reviewed in the September 2007 Jazzwise Magazine (Issue No. 112) - to read  them all subscribe here and receive a free  CD. 

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Alan Barnes/Harry Allen – Barnestorming (Woodville), Dave Barry - Precious Time
(Trio),  Count Basie Orchestra - Basie is Back (Concord), Raoul Bjorkenheim - The Sky is Ruby  (TUM), Terence Blanchard - A Take of God’s Will (A Requiem for Katrina) (Blue Note), Paul Bley - Solo In Mondsee  (ECM) Till Bronner - Oceaner (Verve),  Boisdale Blue Rhythm Band - You Can’t Do That (Boisdale), The George Burt/Raymond MacDonald Quartet - One Bloke  (Textile), Taylor Ho Bynum - The Middle Picture (Firehouse 12 Records), Liane Carroll - Slow Down (Splash Point Records), Avishai Cohen - As Is… Live at the Blue Note (Raz Daz/Half Note), Marc Copland - Some Love Songs (Pirouet), Sylvie Courvoisier – Lonelyville (Intakt), Coxhill, Edwards & Noble - The Early Years (Ping Pong), Steve Davis Quartet With Larry Willis - Alone Together (Mapleshade), Death Qunt  - Now 69/Shit In Your Bed (Big Filthy Records), Phil DeGreg Trio - Down The Middle  (Prevenient), DSQ (Dave Stapleton Quintet) - The House Always Wins (Redeye Music), Eldar - Re-imagination  (Sony BMG), September 2007 CD Reviews - Jazz And BeyondRobert Fripp - At The End Of Time Churchscapes – Live In England & Estonia 2006 (DGM/Panegyric), Roberta Gamberini and Hank Jones - You Are There (Emarcy), Laurent Garnier - Public Outburst (F Com), Paula Ray Gibson - No More Tiptoes (33 Records), Tom Harrell - Light On (High Note), Hugh Hopper - Numero D’Vol (Moon June), Marcel Khalife – Taqasim (Connecting Cultures/Nagam Records), King Britt - Presents The Cosmic Lounge Vol 1: A Spiritual Quest For Higher Sound (BBE), Hakon Kornstad - Single Engine (Jazzland), Mads Kjolby - U-Turn (Calibrated Records), John Law Trio - The Art of Sound Vol 1 (33 Jazz), Los Angeles Jazz Ensemble – Expectation (Kind of Blue), Nils Landgren Funk Unit - Licence To Funk (ACT), Martha D. Lewis - Café Aman Double Life (Budd Records), Ahmad Mansour  - Free Speech (ESC Records), Elan Mehler Quartet - Scheme For Thought (Brownswood Recordings), Andy Milne - Dreams And False Alarms (Songlines), Robert Mitchell – Equinox (F-IRE), Niels-Henning Orsted Pederson - The Unforgettable NHOP Trio Live (ACT), Modern Jazz Trio - The Key To It All (Diving Duck), Judy Niemack - Blue Nights (Blue Jazz Productions), Ola Onabule  - The Devoured Man (Rugged Ram Records), Orchestra Jazz De Matosinhos - Invites Chris Cheek (Fresh Sound New Talent), Orquestra Imperial - Carnaval so e que vem (Totolo), Logan Richardson - Cerebral Flow (Fresh Sound New Talent), Josh Roseman - New Constellations Live In Vienna (Enja Nin), Michel Sajrawy – Yathrib (Ozella), Archie Shepp - Gemini (Archie Ball), Archie Shepp and Siegfried Kessler - First Take (Archie Ball), Maria Schneider Orchestra - Sky Blue (Artist Share), Smadj - SOS (Double Moon/EMI), Soap - Busca Busca! (Height Mansion Productions), Taraf De Haidouks – Maskarada (Crammed Discs), The Quartet - Illuminated (Helium), Dan Stern – Traces (Kvetch), Alexi Toumarila Trio – Constellation (Jazzaway),  Steve Vai - Sound Theories Vol I & II (Epic), Various Artists Freeway Jam: To Beck And Back – A Tribute (Tone Centre), Various - Leo Records 25th Anniversary (Leo) Javier Vercher - Wheel Of Time (Fresh Sound New Talent),  Spike Wells, Gwilym Simcock, Malcolm Creese - Reverence (Audio B) The Phil Woods Quintet - American Songbook II (Kind Of Blue), Sam Yahel Trio - Truth And Beauty (Origin), Zaum - I Hope You Never Love Anything As Much As I Love You (Amazon)


Harry Allen and Randy Sandke - Turnstile – Music of The Trumpet Kings With The RIAS Big Band (Nagel-Hayer), Louis Armstrong - In Scandinavia (Storyville), Gary Boyle – Games (Redkite), Al Cohn/Joe Newman/Freddie Green - Mosaic Select (Mosaic Select), Ornette Coleman Quintet - Complete Live At The Hillcrest Club (Gambit Records), Duke Ellington - Newport 1958 (Mosaic), Bill Evans - Emergence (FiveFour21), Bill Evans Trio - Live In Paris, 1965 (Lonehill Jazz), Bill Evans Trio - Live In Stockholm, 1965 (Lonehill Jazz), Bill Evans Trio - Live In Ottowa 1974 (Gambit), Grateful Dead - Three From The Vault (Grateful Dead Productions), Georgie Fame - Somebody Stole My Thunder (Sony/BMG), Joseph Jarman - As If It Were The Seasons (Delmark), Jazz At The Pawnshop - 30th Anniversary Collection (Proprius), J.J. Johnson/Kai Winding - Trombone For Two (Mosaic), Barb Jungr - Bare Again  (ZC Records), Diana Krall - The Very Best Of Diana Krall  (Verve), Karin Krog - We Could Be Flying (Meantime), Harold Land Quartet - Jazz At The Cellar 1958 (Lonehill Jazz), John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers – Crusade, Diary Of A Band Vols 1 & 2, Bare Wires, Blues From Laurel Canyon (Decca), Bob Mintzer - Source (Explore Records), Bob Mintzer And The Horn Band - Papa Lips Bop Boy (Explore Records), Johnny Mercer - Mosiac Select (Mosaic Select), MJQ/Almeida - Collaboration/Plays Porgy & Bess (Gambit), Charlie Parker - Complete Carnegie Hall Performances (Definitive records), Zoe Rahman - The Cynic (Manushi Records), Joe Satriani - Surfing With The Alien (Sony/BMG), Sonny Stitt - Move On Over… The Eddie Buster Sides (Jazz/Beat), Billy Strayhorn - Piano Passion (Storyville), Stan Tracy Big Band - Alice In Jazz Land (Re-Steamed)