Blevins, John / Matterhorn
Album: Matterhorn   Collection:Jazz
Artist:Blevins, John   Added:Feb 2017

A-File Activity
Add Date: 2017-03-01 Pull Date: 2017-05-03 Charts: Jazz
Week Ending: Apr 30 Apr 23 Apr 16 Apr 9
Airplays: 1 1 1 1

Recent Airplay
1. Apr 28, 2017: Rebop
3. Apr 14, 2017: Rebop
2. Apr 20, 2017: Rebop
Unaware, Identity Theft
4. Apr 07, 2017: Rebop

Album Review
Tom McCarter
Reviewed 2017-02-10
John Blevins/ Matterhorn
Label: PfMENTUM/AngryVegan

Tom McCarter
Reviewed: 2017-02-10

Tom McCarter
John Blevins
Genre: Jazz
Review: Jazz fusion revisited with stellar ensemble led by creative trumpeter. Shifting rhythmic patterns throughout. The ninth track is not listed on the sleeve.
FCCs: none
If You Like: Return to Forever, Miles Davis in early '70s, Al Di Meola
Favorite Tracks: (1) Identity Theft (2) Unaware (3) Brink (6) See (8)Hear
Track Review: 1/ trumpet starts> uptempo jam> sudden end 2/ synth starts> slow tempo jam> slow fade 3/ trumpet starts> uptempo jam> slows to midtempo> sudden end 4/ trumpet starts> uptempo jam> sudden end 5/ bass starts> midtempo jam (tropical feel)> sudden end 6/ trumpet starts> uptempo jam> slow fade 7/ electric piano starts> slow tempo jam> slow fade 8/ trumpet starts> slow tempo jam> slow fade 9/ trumpet starts> slow tempo jam builds to midtempo> quick fade

Track Listing
1. Identity Theft   5. Little Dickens
2. Unaware   6. See
3. Brink   7. Breathe
4. Nascent   8. Hear