• Catching up with Gordon Grdina.again

    12 days ago - By Free Jazz

    By Nick Ostrum Oudist and guitarist Gordon Grdina spanned the new year with three releases that caught my ear. So, here is a second compendium of Grdina's recent work to complement Eyal's from September 2018. Apparently, it is about time. (Editor's note: Eyal will be catching up again, tomorrow!) Matthew Shipp, Mark Helias, and Gordon Grdina - Skin and Bones ***** I am sorry I missed this last year, because this would have hovered around the top of my year end list. Skin and Bones is the first of two piano trios, consisting of the incomparable Matthew Shipp on keys and Mark Helias on bass...
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