Shipp, Matthew Trio / Piano Song
Album: Piano Song   Collection:Jazz
Artist:Shipp, Matthew Trio   Added:Jan 2017
Label:Thirsty Ear Recordings  

A-File Activity
Add Date: 2017-01-18 Pull Date: 2017-03-22 Charts: Jazz
Week Ending: Mar 26 Mar 19 Mar 12 Mar 5 Feb 19 Feb 12 Jan 22
Airplays: 1 4 1 2 2 1 2

Recent Airplay
1. Jan 13, 2022: Old Fart at Play (rebroadcast from Feb 18, 2017)
Mind Space
4. Mar 18, 2017: Music Casserole
Silence Of, Blue Desert
2. Mar 21, 2017: Waste FM
Void Of Sea
5. Mar 17, 2017: Rebop
3. Mar 18, 2017: Old Fart at Play
6. Mar 16, 2017: No Cover, No Minimum

Album Review
Tom McCarter
Reviewed 2017-01-12
Shipp, Matthew Trio / Piano Song
Label: Thirsty Ear Records

Tom McCarter
Reviewed: 2017-01-12

Tom McCarter
Shipp, Matthew Trio
Piano Song
Genre: Jazz
Review: Prolific pianist plays on a lot of avant-garde jazz recordings, but on this outing, he is playing straight ahead for the most part and it is a terrific set. I have highlighted my favorites, but the whole set is stellar.
FCCs: none
If You Like: Thelonious Monk, Horace Silver, McCoy Tyner
Favorite Tracks: 2/ Cosmopolitan 4/ Silence Of 7/ Microwave 8/ Mind Space
Track Review: 1/ piano starts> slow tempo jam> slow fade 2/ bass/piano starts> midtempo jam> slow fade 3/ drums start (long intro)> slow tempo jam> slow fade 4/ piano starts> slow tempo jam> slow fade 5/ piano starts> slow tempo jam with heavy chording> false stop> slow jam> fade 6/ extended bass solo starts> midtempo jam> 7/ piano starts> uptempo jam> quick end 8/ drums start> uptempo jam> long fade 9/ piano starts> (single notes)> bowed bass> midtempo offkilter jam> fade 10/ slow tempo piano solo> quick end 11/ piano starts> fast tempo jam> switched tempos> quick fade 12/ piano starts> slow tempo jam> fade

Track Listing
1. Links   7. Microwave
2. Cosmopolitan   8. Mind Space
3. Blue Desert   9. Void Of Sea
4. Silence Of   10. The Nature Of
5. Fliyng Carpet   11. Gravity Point
6. Scrambled Brain   12. Piano Song