Hasselbach, Gabriel Mark / Mid Century Modern Volume 1
Album: Mid Century Modern Volume 1   Collection:Jazz
Artist:Hasselbach, Gabriel Mark   Added:Jun 2018
Label:Windtunnel Records  

A-File Activity
Add Date: 2018-07-04 Pull Date: 2018-09-05 Charts: Jazz
Week Ending: Sep 2 Aug 19 Aug 12 Jul 15
Airplays: 1 1 1 1

Recent Airplay
1. Aug 30, 2018: Ad Hoc Variety Show
Blues On My Mind
3. Aug 10, 2018: Old Fart at Play
So What... Now?
2. Aug 17, 2018: Old Fart at Play
Terra Firma Irma
4. Jul 09, 2018: Old fart at Play
Terra Firma Irma

Album Review
Tom McCarter
Reviewed 2018-06-28
Reviewed: 2018-06-28
Genre: Jazz
FCCs: none
Review: Once again, Hasselbach has produced an album of fine jazz, combining the straight-ahead style with modern jazz and what he refers to as Mid-Century music, all woven together like the lovely, colorful threads. You can wrap yourself up in his music and feel warm and satisfied.
If You Like: Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Ray Brown, Max Roach, Wynton Kelly
Track Review (favorites denoted by *):
*1/ Mississippi Jump (5:07) – piano starts> midtempo jam> ttumpet solo> piano solo> midtempo jam> quick stop
*2/ Gibralter (5:35) – drums start> midtempo jam> piano solo> quick stop
3/ Nature Boy (5:15) – piano starts> slow song with male vocal> sax solo> trumpet solo> slow song> slow fade
*4/ Blues On My Mind (7:15) - trumpet starts> midtempo jam> sax solo> trumpet solo swings uptempo> piano solo> midtempo jam> crescendo end
*5/ So What…Now? (5:37) – piano starts> midtempo jam> trumpet solo> piano solo> drum solo> bass solo>> midtempo jam> quick fade
*6/ Terra Firma Irma (9:09) – trumpet starts> midtempo jam quickly swings uptempo> sax solo> trumpet solo> piano solo> uptempo jam> fade
*7/ UberSmooth (4:13) – piano starts> slow tempo> trumpet solo> slow jam> slow fade
8/ Comin’ Home To Mardi Gras (4:57) – drums start> funky New Orleans jam & song> funky piano solo> uptempo song> uptempo jam> fade
*9/ Mississippi Jump (radio mix) (4:18) – piano starts slow , swings to midtempo funky jam> guitar solo> trumpet solo> midtempo jam> quick stop

Track Listing
1. Mississipi Jump   5. So What... Now?
2. Gibraltar   6. Terra Firma Irma
3. Nature Boy   7. Ubersmooth
4. Blues On My Mind   8. Comin' Home For Mardi Gras
  9. Mississippi Jump (Radio Mix)