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Scott Fields Ensemble - This That Album

Scott Fields Ensemble - This That Album
Performer: Scott Fields Ensemble
Genre: Jazz
Title: This That
MP3 album size: 1678 mb
FLAC album size: 1994 mb
Style: Avant-garde Jazz, Contemporary Jazz
Country: US
Released: 2001
Catalog number: ALP024
Label: Accretions Records

Tracklist


1This Is That8:42
2This Isn't This7:58
3That Is This3:03
4That Is That0:20
5That Isn't This11:12
6This Isn't That7:28
7This Is This14:00
8This Isn't That8:34

Credits


  • Artwork [Cover Image]Andre Ferrella
  • CelloPeggy Lee
  • DesignMarcos Fernandes
  • Drums [Drum Kit]Dylan Van Der Schyff
  • Electric Guitar, Composed ByScott Fields
  • Mixed By, Mastered ByTom Blain
  • Recorded ByShawn Pierce

Notes


Recorded March 5, 2000 at Blue Wave Studios Vancouver, British Columbia

Barcodes


  • Barcode: 7 68391 00242 2
  • Rights Society: BMI

Companies


  • Recorded At – Blue Wave Studio, Vancouver
  • Mixed At – Ultimate Audio
  • Mastered At – Ultimate Audio

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The trio of SCOTT FIELDS (electric guitar), PEGGY LEE (cello) and DYLAN VAN DER SCHYFF (drums) form to bring us a hazy, complex mood music which takes Jazz as it's leaping off point. Busy, cluttered improvisations which haze the air in what I'd describe as Black Noise - dark, low and mad as the Taliban's bid for World Domination. The mix keeps all sounds at roughly the same level, making for a more textural broth of almost primordial proportions. Falling somewhere between PAINKILLER and a softer more Surreal expressionism, this is an edgy music which describes the illogical etherworld of dreams. Feeding off one another they go from smokey club atmospheres to cartoon-crazy ant colonies of brutal, impenetrable noise to minimal delicate soundscapes.

When they're not assaulting our senses with a massed attack of frantic playing, their sound can be quite beautiful, charming and subtle - describing wonderous feelings and places. They touch upon a more classical music, and occasionally snatch a ghost tune from out of the air.

And when they choose to, the create a maelstrom of convoluted imagery, twisting one instrument into the other, entwining in aggitated anarchy.

But it's probably when they hit the middle ground that the sound is most interesting - having both a brightly painted sound etched in the air and a much more angry core. And it's here they also seem so much more together and formed, their improvisations becoming so much more formed and instinctive.

Originally reviewed for Metamorphic Journeyman.
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