Mccaslin, Donny / Beyond Now
Album:Beyond Now Collection:Jazz
Artist:Mccaslin, Donny Added:Oct 2016
Label:Motema Music 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2016-12-29 Pull Date:2017-03-02 Charts:Jazz
Week Ending:Feb 26Feb 19Feb 12Jan 29Jan 22Jan 15Jan 8

Recent Airplay
1.Jan 13, 2022:Old Fart at Play (rebroadcast from Feb 18, 2017)
Bright Abyss
4.Feb 18, 2017:Old Fart at Play
Bright Abyss
2.May 20, 2017:Old Fart at Play
5.Feb 17, 2017:Rebop
3.Feb 24, 2017:Rebop
6.Feb 10, 2017:Rebop
Beyond Now

Album Review
Tom McCarter
Reviewed 2016-11-19 
McCaslin, Donny / Beyond Now
Label: Motema

Tom McCarter
Reviewed: 2016-11-19

Tom McCarter
McCaslin, Donny
Beyond Now
Genre: Jazz
Review: a strong set of ambient electronic jazz, reflecting on the past and pointing to the future
FCCs: none
If You Like: James Chance, Ornette Coleman, Brian Eno
Favorite Tracks: (3) Beyond Now (5) Bright Abyss
(7) Warszawa (8) Faceplant
Track Review: 1/ atonal uptempo jam> quick stop
2/ drum machine start> space jam with male vocal> slow fade on vocal 3/ quiet synth start> slow tempo jam> midtempo space jam> uptempo jazz jam> crescendo end 4/quiet spacey synth starts> slow tempo jam> slow fade 5/ midtempo jam builds to uptempo> slow fade 6/ drum machine start> fast tempo jam> quick stop 7/slow synth start> slow tempo jam> crescendo end 8/ piano start> slow tempo jam> false stop> slow tempo jam builds to uptempo> crescendo end 9/ sax starts> slow tempo jam builds in intensity & volume> slow fade

Track Listing
1.Shake Loose 5.Bright Abyss
2.A Small Plot Of Land 6.Faceplant
3.Beyond Now 7.Warszawa
4.Coelacanth 1 8.Glory