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Seven Men in Neckties

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Seven Men in Neckties

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
Producers:
Cuneiform
genre:
Jazz

We gave it an A-

Seven Men in Neckties and Surrealistic Swing collects the output of the wildly inventive four-sax-and-rhythm-section ensemble led by pianist Joel Forrester and soprano saxophonist Phillip Johnston, including hard-to-find tracks and Forrester’s NPR Fresh Air theme. Imagine Basie, Monk, and Beefheart tossed into a blender, swinging as one.