Point of the Story
by Jeff Shirley
© Copyright – Jeff Shirley / Artist Recording Collective (ARC) (893682002833)
Jazz guitarist Jeff Shirley performs 14 original compositions that mix guitar jazz and European jazz.
Joined by fantastic musicians Roger Wilder on piano/Rhodes, Bob Bowman on upright bass, Matt Leifer on drums and Ryan Thielman on flugelhorn.
Genre: Jazz: Modern Creative Jazz
Release Date: 2018
Recorded at: Weights and Measures Soundlab by Duane Trower.
It’s a shock, consequently, when a bit of grit is introduced on the eleventh track.
“Gerkin’s Sister Temple” adds six-minutes of left-of-center edginess to a 75-minute document that otherwise glides right down the center of jazz’s mainstream lane.”
*Read the full review at PlasticSax.com.