On the transcendent new album Hidden Corners, visionary keyboardist, producer and composer Jamie Saft embarks on a spiritual journey along the searching path unveiled by such iconic forebears as John and Alice Coltrane, Pharoah Sanders, and Albert Ayler. Inspired by concepts from Jewish mysticism, the album features an outstanding quartet of deeply exploratory musicians: Saft, longtime collaborator Bradley Jones on bass, the wide-ranging drummer/percussion master Hamid Drake, and legendary saxophonist David Liebman.
In the years following World War Two, Japan developed one of the most insatiable, dynamic and diverse markets for jazz. For a
A lost LP from John Coltrane that only exists thanks to Coltrane’s producer, Bob Thiele, who allowed the saxophonist to take home