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Sonic Liberation Front / Change Over Time
Album:Change Over Time Collection:Jazz
Artist:Sonic Liberation Front Added:01/2007
Label:High Two Recordings 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2007-02-04 Pull Date:2007-04-08 Charts:Jazz
Week Ending:25 Feb11 Feb

 Recent Airplay
1.Mar 14, 2013:No Cover, No Minimum
First Rain
4.Feb 22, 2007:Sunshine ... in the Afternoon
The Next Thing That Happens
2.Nov 09, 2012:No Cover, No Minimum
First Rain
5.Feb 09, 2007:Memory Select (Baseball Rainout)
First Rain
3.Jan 03, 2008:Sunshine ... in the Afternoon
The Next Thing That Happens
6.Feb 09, 2007:No Cover, No Minimum
The Next Thing That Happens

Album Review
Craig Matsumoto
Reviewed 2007-01-28 
Jamming jazz with lots of percussion, accessible mainstream structure. Percussion is mostly hand drums and the like; the drum kit shows up in just a few places. With sax and trumpet, bass, and occasional electronics.

It's a kind of street-jazz or drum-circle feel that would be right at home in the Bay Area (but the collective is from Philadelphia, led by drummer Kevin Diehl.) More of an urban-jazzy sound than a "world" sound. See also Adam Rudolph, who's big on the lots-of-drums thing. FCC clean.

1- Energetic overlapping drums, dual sax/trumpet solo. Bright.
2- Spare, w/hand drums and street-player sax. "World" vocals during the second half.
3- Robust mid/fast, then an electronics pause(WTF?) followed by a new jam
4- Mid/fast, twisty theme, some cool soloing. Ends w/lotsa drums.
5- Slow guitar w/vocal, kind of a loud folky thing. New-agey ocean waves in the ending just ruin it.
6- Slow theme over fast, chaotic rhythm, into a nice stern groove w/long sax solo.
7- Quiet, atonal electronic humming... then, drums! Not sure it works.
8- Dance-y, digging beat. Kind of "free-Latin" horns. Then group singing and a bit of monologue. Ends w/lotsa drums.

Track Listing
1.The Next Thing That Happens 5.Omio
2.D'accord, Baby 6.Glass Eyes
3.Dominical 7.Ouaga To Bobo
4.First Rain 8.Change Over Time