Les doigts de l’homme

Les Doigts de L'Homme, 1910

A delightful, joyous recording, great fun and deep pleasure from beginning to end. This band doesn’t recreate the sound of the immortal Quintette du the Hot Club of France, although the instrumentation is almost the same, the three guitars and bass line-up missing only a violin. No musician in their right mind would try and(…)

2011 Year's Best Jazz

2011 Year’s Best Jazz, a baker’s dozen (and more) …