Aldana, Melissa / Back Home
Album:Back Home Collection:Jazz
Artist:Aldana, Melissa Added:Oct 2016

A-File Activity
Add Date:2017-02-08 Pull Date:2017-04-12 Charts:Jazz
Week Ending:Apr 9Apr 2Mar 19Feb 26Feb 19Feb 12

Recent Airplay
1.Jan 13, 2022:Old Fart at Play (rebroadcast from Feb 18, 2017)
Back Home
4.Mar 30, 2017:No Cover, No Minimum
2.Apr 07, 2017:Rebop
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5.Mar 26, 2017:Music Casserole
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3.Mar 31, 2017:Rebop
6.Mar 16, 2017:No Cover, No Minimum
Servant 2

Album Review
Tom McCarter
Reviewed 2016-10-07 
Aldana, Melissa/ Back Home
Label: Wommusic

Tom McCarter
Reviewed: 2016-10-07

Tom McCarter
Aldana, Melissa
Back Home
Genre: Jazz
Review: not a dull track on this CD! Excellent tenor saxophonist fronts a trio and rips through a set of mostly originals
FCCs: none
If You Like: Roland Kirk, John Coltrane, Pharoah Sanders; Sonny Rollins
Favorite Tracks: (3) Obstacles (4) En Otro Lugar
(6) Servant 2 (9) Back Home
Track Review: 1/ midtempo jam> quick fade 2/drums start> midtempo jam> slow fade 3/ drums start> midtempo jam moves to fast tempo> quick fade 4/ bass starts> slow tempo jam> slow fade 5/ sax starts> slow tempo jam> slow fade 6/ drums start> uptempo jam> quick fade 8/ drums start> midtempo jam> bass solo> midtempo jam> quick fade 9/ sax starts> uptempo jam> bass/drum duet> midtempo jam> quick fade (reminiscent of Rollins' "St. Tropez")

Track Listing
1.Alegria 5.My Ship
2.Desde La Lluvia 6.Servant 2
3.Obstacles 7.Before You
4.En Otro Lugar 8.Time
 9.Back Home