Category: Jazz Journal Archives

Mark Solborg – 4+4+1

[This review was penned for Jazz Journal in 2013.] Anders Banke (tenor sax, clarinet, bass clarinet) Mark Solborg (guitar) Jeppe Skovbakke (bass) Bjørn Heebøll (drums) Gunnar Halle (trumpet) Laura Toxværd (alto sax) Torben Snekkestad (tenor sax, soprano sax, clarinet) Jakob Munck (tuba, trombone) Chris Speed (tenor sax, clarinet) Mrs. Pedersen Takes the Tram 2620 Almost…




Mark Solborg & Anders Banke – Song

[This review-in-brief was published in Jazz Journal in December 2014.] Anders Banke (tenor saxophone) Mark Solborg (guitar) (In My) Solitude I’m Confessin That I Love You Fleurette Africaine Ekko Misterioso Ugly Beauty A Chaos With Some Kind of Order I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry (55:09) Copenhagen, 14-16 February, 2013 ILK Music ILK225 Solborg spends…




Maniscalco – Bigoni – Solborg

[This review was first published in Jazz Journal in July 2015.] Emanuele Maniscalco (piano) Francesco Bigoni (reeds) Mark Solborg (electric guitar) Blomme Syvsover Boardwalks Dogfood Too Young to be a Hippie, Too Old to be a Punk Homework #1 Not Until Late Standstill Rye Sometime (46:01) Frederiksberg, 11 & 12 April 2014 ILK Music ILK241…




Judith Berkson – Oylam

[This review was first published in Jazz Journal in 2010.] Judith Berkson (v, p, elp, org) Goodbye Friend No.1 Brute Inside Good Times Clives All of You Mi Re Do Ahavas Oylam Little Arrows Der Leiermann Fallen Innocent Wandering Thieves They Can’t Take That Away From Me Burn Hulyet, Hulyet Goodbye Friend No.2 (49.08) 2010…




Christine Tobin & Liam Noble – Tapestry Unravelled

[This review was first published in Jazz Journal in 2010.] Christine Tobin (v) Liam Noble (p) Beautiful You’ve Got A Friend It’s Too Late Home Again So Far Away I Feel The Earth Move Way Over Yonder Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow Smackwater jack (You Make Me Feel Like) – A Natural Woman Tapestry;…




Deep Schrott – The Dark Side of Deep Schrott, Vol.1

[This review was first published in Jazz Journal in 2013.] Wollie Kaiser (bs) Andreas Kaling (bs) Jan Klare (bs) Dirk Raulf (bs) Inner Vision Stag Billion Dollar Babies Secret Service Black Sabbath Iron Man Paranoid Yamantaka Smells Like Teen Spirit Lynch The End Simple Song (63.52) 2010 Poise poise23 This third album from the self-styled…



Deep Schrott – One

[This review was first published in Jazz Journal in 2010.] Wollie Kaiser (bs) Andreas Kaling (bs) Jan Klare (bs) Dirk Raulf (bs) Cultural Value Oh Well That’s Right Helter Skelter The Brand New Sweet Neo Schrott Crimson Medley Nice Lines, Man Thick Description Left Behind Fire Black Dog Can’t Get You Out of My Head…




Cindy Blackman – Another Lifetime

[This review was first published in Jazz Journal in 2010.] Cindy Blackman (d) Doug Carn (org) Carlton Holmes (syn) Joe Lovano (ts) Fionn O Lochlainn (elg) Vernon Reid (elg) Benny Rietveld (elb) Patrice Rushen (elp, syn) David Santos (elb) Mike Stern (elg) Vashkar Where Beyond Games Vashkar Reprise 40 Years of Innovation The Game Theory…