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Herring, Vincent / Hard Times
Album:Hard Times Collection:Jazz
Artist:Herring, Vincent Added:10/2017
Label:Smoke Sessions 

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Add Date:2017-10-29 Pull Date:2017-12-31 Charts:Jazz
Week Ending:19 Nov12 Nov5 Nov
Airplays:121

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Album Review
Tom McCarter
Reviewed 2017-10-25 
Reviewed: 2017-10-25
Genre: Jazz
FCCs: none
Review: a contemporary spin on hard bop. Herring plays stellar sax with his versatile quartet and a host of guest artists & vocalists. #7 & 8 are originals.
if You Like: Cannonball Adderley, Lou Donaldson
Track Review (favorites denoted by*):
*1/Hard Work (4:43) - bass starts> midtempo jam> sax solo> guitar solo> midtempo jam> quick stop
*2/ Use Me (5:47) - horns start> funky with male vocal> sax solo> guitar solo> quick stop
3/ Summertime (4:36) - fender Rhodes starts> slow tempo with male vocal>Rhodes solo> slow jam with sax on top 7 vocal interplay> fade
*4/ Hard Times (5;07) - horns start> midtempo jam> sax solo> midtempo jam> quick stop
5/ Embraceable You (5:26) - Fender Rhodes starts> slow tempo with male vocal> sax solo> Rhodes solo> slow song> slow fade
*6/ Eastern Joy Dance (7:54) - sax starts. midtempo jam> sax solo> uptempo piano solo> bass solo> midtempo jam> quick fade
7/ The sun Will Rise Again (6:49) - guitar starts. midtempo jam> sax solo> guitar solo> midtempo jam> fade
*8/ Picadilly Square (4:59) - piano starts> uptempo & swinging jam> sax solo> trombone solo> uptempo jam> crescendo end
*9/ Good Morning Heartache (7:27) - sax starts> slow tempo jam> sax solo> trombone solo> piano solo> uptempo jam> slow fade and some notes
*10/ Amsterdam After Dark (7:32) - horns start> slow tempo jam> sax solo> trombone solo> piano solo> slow tempo jam> false stop> slow jam> quick stop

Track Listing
1.Hard Work 6.Eastern Joy Dance
2.Use Me 7.The Sun Will Rise Again
3.Summertime 8.Piccadilly Square
4.Hard Times 9.Good Morning Heartache
5.Embraceable You 10.Amsterdam After Dark
 11.Phineas