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Songs From the Night Before

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Songs From the Night Before

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
David Sanborn
genre:
Jazz

We gave it a B

David Sanborn works that fragile line between pop and jazz better than most anyone, and he’s been doing it long enough to know how to keep away from elevator-bound banalities. His latest — Songs From the Night Before — falls into a familiar groove, and that’s not a bad thing: He coaxes pointed riffs from his alto sax on saucy, unpretentious tunes, including a slow, smoky version of ”Spooky” and a BBQ’d take on Eddie Harris’ ”Listen Here.” B

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