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Vandivier / Under One Roof
Album:Under One Roof Collection:Jazz
Artist:Vandivier Added:10/2017
Label:Avatar Productions 

Album Review
Tom McCarter
Reviewed 2017-10-08 
Reviewed: 2017-10-07
Genre: Jazz
FCCs: none
Review: versatile and talented guitarist showcases his multiple styles by performing a variety of tunes with a tight quartet that bend and flow in whatever direction he is heading. All originals except two.
If You Like: Bill Connors, Pat Metheny, Jim Hall, Pat Martino, Nels Cline
Track Review (favorites denoted by*):
1/ New Man (5:35) - acoustic guitar starts> slow mellow jam builds to midtempo> quick stop
*2/ And So I Said (5:37) - spacey start> funky midtempo heavy bass jam> guitar solo> bass solo> fascinating drum solo> midtempo jam> quick stop
3/ Come Together (6:52) - keyboards start> midtempofunky jam> guitar solo> midtempo jam> crescendo end
*4/ Elegy For My Brother (5:58) - guitar starts. slow tempo jam swings into midtempo bossa nova jam> guitar solo> drum solo> uptempo jam> quick stop
5/ Night Walker (4:02) - guitar starts hesitatingly> slow tempo jam builds to midtempo> fade
**6/ Luscious (5:40) - guitar starts> drifting & spacey slow tempo jam swings to uptempo rocking jam> crescendo end & a chord
7/ Emerald Bay (4:03) - guitar starts> slow tempo jam> spacey guitar solo> slow jam> slow fade
8/ Your own Side (4:54) - guitar starts. midtempo jam> tasty guitar solo> midtempo jam> crescendo end
9/ The Salty taste Of Time (5:45) - guitar starts> slow tempo jam> slow fade
*10/ guitar starts> slow tempo jam swings to midtempo> swinging guitar solo> bass solo> drums & guitar trade off> uptempo jam> quick stop & a long note

Track Listing
1.New Man 6.Luscious
2.And So I Said 7.Emerald Bay
3.Come Together 8.Your Own Side
4.Elegy For My Brother 9.The Salty Taste Of Time
5.Night Walker 10.You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To