Great three track 12' on the new label from Antoine Rajon of famed Paris record shop 'Paris Jazz Corner'. The label means to enlighten seventies jazz. The three tracks here are recorded in one take; no overdubbing, relying on the musicians's instinct.
The A side here sees a 10 minute version from 'The creator has a masterplan' by Thunderbird sevice, a collective of Philadelphian jazz and soul musicians under the leadership of Byard Lancaster who recorded with the likes of Sun Ra, Larry Young, Coltrane, Cedrik Im Brooks, Pharaoh sanders etc and is supported by Khan Jamal, a legendary vibist and producer of now sough after 70 independant music and Keno Speller, co founder of LaFayette Afro Rock band.
The flip comes with two track by a parisian group under the leadership of Anne Wirz; two takes on the classics 'Mother of the future' and 'Maiden voyage'. Anne Hirz has recorded with Osunlade, Byard Lancaster and Jef gilson and is assisted by Martiniquan pianist Georges Edouard Nouel, a figure in the french afro spiritual jazz scene in france and legendary african american drummer John Betsch who released an album on Strata East in 1974. Tip!
More like this
KOUTÉ JAZZ : 12 JAZZ TRACKS FROM THE FRENCH WEST INDIES