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Gibbs, Gerry & Thrasher People / Weather Or Not (Disc 2)
Album:Weather Or Not (Disc 2) Collection:Jazz
Artist:Gibbs, Gerry & Thrasher People Added:03/2017
Label:Whaling City Sound 

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Add Date:2017-03-08 Pull Date:2017-05-10 Charts:Jazz
Week Ending:7 May16 Apr
Airplays:21

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Album Review
Tom McCarter
Reviewed 2017-03-02 
Gibbs, Gerry & Thrasher People / Weather Or Not
(Disc 2)
Label: Whaling City Sound

Tom McCarter
Reviewed: 2017-03-02

Tom McCarter
Gibbs, Gerry & Thrasher People
Weather Or Not (Disc 2)
Genre: Jazz
Review: Ambitious project by a creative drummer and his superb fusion trio. On this disc they revisit original tunes by Mr. Gibbs, often at breakneck speeds. The other disc is all Weather Report tunes.
FCCs: none
If You Like: Herbie Hancock (electric), Joe Zawinul, Billy Cobham, Stanley Clarke
Favorite Tracks: (3) Kojack (4) Road Trip (6) We Are So Free (8) Only In Dreams (9) Sid & Paul's Blues (10) I'm Simply Waiting (11) When I Close My Eyes (Part 1) (13) The Caribbean Song (16) When I Close My Eyes (Part 2)
Track Review: 1/ piano starts> fast tempo jam> quick stop 2/ piano starts> fast tempo jam> quick fade 3/ synth starts> midtempo jam> fade 4/ drums start> midtempo jam> false stop & fade 5/ piano starts> uptempo jam> crescendo end 6/
piano starts> fast tempo jam> quick stop 7/ piano starts> slow tempo jam> slow fade 8/ piano starts> midtempo jam> slow fade 9/ piano starts> fast tempo jam> quick stop> 10> synth starts> slow tempo jam> slow fade 11/ piano/synth starts> slow tempo jam builds to midtempo> fade 12/ piano starts> midtempo jam quick fade 13/ drums start> fast tempo jam> false stop> quick stop on two notes 14/ piano starts> slow tempo jam> fade 15/ piano starts> uptempo jam> quick stop 16/ piano starts> midtempo jam> fade

Track Listing
1.Maestro Ron 9.Paul & Sid's Blues
2.Just Glad To Be Anywhere 10.Im Simply Waiting
3.Kojak 11.When I Close My Eyes (Part 1)
4.Road Trip 12.St. Marteen
5.Joaquin And Pinky 13.The Carribean Song
6.We Are So Free 14.Her Last Words (R. I. P.)
7.The 70s Song/ Aka Patrice Rushen 15.It's A Good Day
8.Only In Dreams 16.When I Close My Eyes (And Go To A Place I Have Never Been Before) (Part 2)