Riverside / New National Anthem, The
Album: New National Anthem, The   Collection:Jazz
Artist:Riverside   Added:Jun 2017
Label:Greenleaf Music  

A-File Activity
Add Date: 2017-07-12 Pull Date: 2017-09-12 Charts: Jazz
Week Ending: Sep 10 Sep 3 Aug 20 Aug 6
Airplays: 2 1 1 1

Recent Airplay
1. Sep 08, 2017: Rebop
Enormous Tots
4. Aug 17, 2017: No Cover, No Minimum
View From A Bird
2. Sep 07, 2017: No Cover, No Minimum
Old Country
5. Aug 03, 2017: No Cover, No Minimum
Enormous Tots
3. Sep 01, 2017: Rebop
Enormous Tots

Album Review
Tom McCarter
Reviewed 2017-07-07
Reviewed: 2017-07-07
Genre: Jazz
FCCs: none

Review: straight ahead contemporary jazz by two of the masters with two young turks playing together as a group rather than uniting behind one leader. All the work is centered around Carla Bley as a tribute, including new arrangements of 3 pieces by her.
If You Like: Chris Potter, Jon Faddis, Avishai Cohen
Track Review (favorites are noted by *):
1/ The New National Anthem (1:21) - trumpet starts> midtempo jam> quick fade 2/* Old Country (4:10) trumpet starts> uptempo jam> quick fade 3/ Never Mind (4:01) horns start> slow tempo> slow fade 4/* King Conlon (4:24) sax starts> uptempo trumpet solo> clarinet in the mix> quick stop 5/ King Korn (1:51) trumpet starts> yptempo> quick stop 6/* View from A Bird (6:05) bass starts> slow tempo builds to uptempo> trumpet solo> quick fade 7/* Enormous Tots (5:00) sax starts> uptempo exuberant with gypsy feel> slides between tempos> quick stop 8/ Demigods (3:53) trumpet starts> slow tempo> slow fade 9/ Il Sentiere (5:20) horns start> slow tempo swings to fast tempo near the end & stops 10/* If I Drift (4:42) clarinet starts> slow tempo jam> sweet trumpet solo> slow fade 11/* Americana (6:39) drums start> swinging uptempo romp> atonal sax solo> trumpet solo> wild sax solo> quick fade

Track Listing
1. The New National Anthem   6. View From A Bird
2. Old Country   7. Enormous Tots
3. Never Mind   8. Demigods
4. King Conlon   9. Il Sentierio
5. King Korn   10. If I Drift
  11. Americano