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The Fire This Time

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The Fire This Time

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
Producers:
In + Out, Rounder
genre:
Jazz

We gave it an A-

Joy unbridled! Here’s the gloriously fat, ringing tone of Lester Bowie, one of the foremost trumpeters of our time, leading a swaggering 10-piece band. Subtle they’re not, and you may wish they’d ease up to let you catch your breath on The Fire This Time. But they understand better than many of today’s solemn young lions the fun and impudence that helped define jazz. A-

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