A pretty wonderful little concept – Pat Metheny plays music composed by John Zorn – all at a level that resonates both with the wonderful modes we've been hearing from Zorn of late, and with the most adventurous modes of Metheny's early years! Pat's virtually solo on the set – ... (Jazz) read moreCD
Painkiller (Zorn/Laswell/Tatsuya) —
Prophecy ... CD Tzadik, 2004/2005. New Copy ....
Searing live sounds from Painkiller – a great reminder of why the group chose their name in the first place, working here right at the end of their initial classic run! The material features very long, loud sonic explorations from John Zorn on alto sax, Bill Laswell on bass, and Yoshida ... (Jazz) read moreCD
A really wonderful little record – one headed up by John Zorn, but actually featuring instrumentation from the trio of Bill Frisell on guitar, Kenny Wollesen on vibes, and Carol Emanuel on harp! The mix of instruments is wonderful – and rings out here with gentle progressions that ... (Jazz) read moreCD