Most jazz musicians who try to rock out come off lame. Most rock musicians who dig into jazz sound pathetic. Medeski Martin & Wood have long straddled both camps with authenticity. Or actually “fused” is the better word; in fact, they’re among the very few rock-jazzers, another being Miles Davis at the top of that game, who turn “fusion” into a tasty term.
On their latest album, the trio are joined by guitarist John Scofield, not as a sideman (as MMW were on his… Read More
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Volume 8 in the ‘20’ series is now available:
17. Palo Santo
You can get these 3 tracks in the MMW store. They are also available in the iTunes store.
Look for the final installment on December 20th!
Don’t miss Billy Martin’s Wicked Knee performing with MAGO, a John Medeski and Billy Martin side project:
NOVEMBER 30 @ The Blockley
DECEMBER 1 @ (Le) Poisson Rouge
DECEMBER 2 @ Club Helsinki
And to celebrate their tour together, here are two free tracks! ‘I’m Blue’ (Wicked Knee) and ‘Bonfa’. If you like what you hear, don’t forget to “Like” them on Facebook and come out to a show!
MSMW LIVE: IN CASE THE WORLD CHANGES ITS MIND will be available in the UK and Europe on Monday, November 21. You can buy through these retailers:
The album will also be available through iTunes.