Mostly Other People’s killer liner notes

Mostly Other People Do The Killing is a super-serious-with-a-sense-of-humor Philadelphia-based  quartet paying homage to Ornette Coleman with its hot new album This Is Our Moosic.The cd's cover photo cops and mocks the oh-so-cool look of Coleman's earth-shaking quartet on its classic 1960 release This Is Our Music  -- but more impressive is the young band's music, which in its leader's explicit liner notes endorses Coleman's revolutionary "free jazz"  concept and in ensemble play expands upon it without being imitative. A nominee for best album … [Read more...]