One O'clock Lab Band / Lab 2018 - The Rhythm Of The Road
Album: Lab 2018 - The Rhythm Of The Road   Collection:Jazz
Artist:One O'clock Lab Band   Added:Oct 2018
Label:U N T Records  

A-File Activity
Add Date: 2018-10-08 Pull Date: 2018-12-10 Charts: Jazz
Week Ending: Dec 9 Nov 18 Nov 11 Oct 21 Oct 14
Airplays: 1 2 2 1 1

Recent Airplay
1. Dec 17, 2019: Clean Copper Radio & Hot Topics
Bachianus Brasilieras No. 5
4. Nov 14, 2018: Clean Copper Radio & Not Topics
After The Rain
2. Mar 25, 2019: Clean Copper Radio & Hot Topics
After The Rain, After The Rain
5. Nov 13, 2018: Clean Copper Radio & Hot Topics
Bachianus Brasilieras No. 5
3. Dec 08, 2018: Music Casserole
After The Rain
6. Nov 08, 2018: A Night on the Roof
After The Rain

Album Review
Tom McCarter
Reviewed 2018-10-04
Reviewed: 2018-10-04
Genre: Jazz
FCCs: none
Review: The current band from North Texas University rocks! They know how to swing, to solo and to put the boot in. Add a rhythm section that sparkles and an arranging team that provides charts that only the very best can handle make this one of the best big band albums around.
If You Like: Stan Kenton Orchestra, Woody Herman Orchestra, Christian McBride Big Band
Track Review (favorites denoted by *):
*1/ Hey, it’s Me You’re Taking To (5:53) – drums start> fast jam> sax solo> trumpet solo> crescendo end
*2/ The Rhythm Of The Road (8:07) – full band swings out to start> uptempo jam> quick stop
3/ Train (9:23) – horns start> slow jam> sax solo slows even more> guitar solo swings uptempo> bad slows to slow tempo & stops
*4/ Blues for Kazu (7:43) – drums start> midtempo slinky jam> trumpt solo> bass solo> midtempo jam with muted trumpet up front> long slow fade & crescendo end
5/ A Flower Is A Lonesome Thing (5:49) – flute starts> slow song with female vocal> slow fade
6/ “Birds Of A Feather…” (7:20) – piano starts> midtempo jam> piano solo> sax solo> slow fade
*7/ Without a Doubt (7:40) - drums start> fast jam> band rocks out> trombone solo> crescendo> uptempo jam> long crescendo end
8/ Bachianas Brasilieras No. 5 (5:46) – horns start> midtempo jam> trumpet solo> quick stop
*9/ After The Rain (7:52) – piano starts> slow jam> flute solo> flugelhorn solo> slow jam. slow fade with some bass notes

Track Listing
1. Hey. It's Me You're Talking To   5. A Flower Is A Lonesome Thing
2. The Rhythm Of The Road   6. "Birds Of A Feather?"
3. Train   7. Without A Doubt
4. Blues For Kazu   8. Bachianus Brasilieras No. 5
  9. After The Rain