Olutosin, Sweet Lu / Meet Me At The Crossroads
Album: Meet Me At The Crossroads   Collection:Jazz
Artist:Olutosin, Sweet Lu   Added:Apr 2017
Label:Sweet Lu Records  

A-File Activity
Add Date: 2017-05-18 Pull Date: 2017-07-20 Charts: Jazz
Week Ending: Jul 16 May 28
Airplays: 1 1

Recent Airplay
1. Apr 13, 2024: Music Casserole
Still Swingin'
4. Apr 09, 2022: Music Casserole
Skin Game (Granny Said It)
2. Nov 11, 2023: Music Casserole
Tunji Baby
5. Jul 15, 2017: Old Fart at Play
You'll Never Find (Another Love Like Mine)
3. Aug 13, 2022: Music Casserole
Still Swingin'
6. May 27, 2017: Old Fart at Play
How They Do That

Album Review
Tom McCarter
Reviewed 2017-05-01
FCCs: none

Review: innovative jazz vocalist and his crack sextet seamlessly blend jazz, R&B, blues, and soul. There are strong originals mixed with lyricized gems from the jazz playbook, with everything sung with conviction and creativity.
If You Like: Jon Hendricks, Joe Williams, Al Jarreau, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder
Favorite Tracks: (1) Still Swinging (3) How They Do That (6) Dancea swing A Nova (8) Tunji Baby (9) Don't Forget To Remember (10) Skin Game
Track Review (track times not listed): 1/ horns start> uptempo swing> scat solo> piano solo> quick stop 2/ piano starts> slow tempo> quick fade 3/ piano starts> slow tempo> sax solo> quick stop 4/ piano starts> midtempo> sax solo> bass solo> quick fade 5/ piano starts> midtempo jam with spoken word poetry> fade on piano 6/ horns/piano starts> midtempo> piano solo> quick stop 7/ bass/percussion starts> midtempo builds in intensity> quick stop on vocal 8/ piano starts> slow tempo> quick stop on vocal 9/ piano starts> uptempo> scat solo> piano solo> crescendo end 10/ bass/drums start> off-kilter slow tempo> quick stop 11/ piano starts> slow tempo spoken word poetry> fade

Track Listing
1. Still Swingin'   6. Dancea Swing A Nova (Swing Anova)
2. I Love You More Than You'll Ever Know   7. You'll Never Find (Another Love Like Mine)
3. How They Do That   8. Tunji Baby
4. Sister Sadie's Blues (Intimacy Of The Blues)   9. Don't Forget To Remember (Recorda Me)
5. Skin Game (Granny Said It)   10. Skin Game (Sing Along Track)
  11. How They Do That (Sing Along Track)