Josef Woodard
May 17, 1996 AT 04:00 AM EDT

The Blue Note Remix Project

type
Music
Current Status
In Season
genre
Jazz

We gave it an B-

As with many of the new jazz-cum-hip-hop experiments, intentions here are good but the results are mixed. Mix-master producers like Easy Mo Bee, G.U.R.U., and DJ Smash were given access to master recordings out of the Blue Note vaults, ranging from Horace Silver’s ”The Sophisticated Hippie” to a tune from youngblood Jacky Terrasson. The Blue Note Remix Project‘s musical marriage has its fissures, but there are enough highs to justify the union. B-

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