THERE’S A DEFINITE Icelandic zephyr to November’s listening, along with another gem from Portuguese/London-based guitarist Vitor Pereira and quintet. Beautiful music, resplendent in its artistry and diversity. Follow the links below to sample/purchase.
Sunna Gunnlaugs Trio / Verneri Pohjola – Ancestry Available now at Bandcamp
Vitor Pereira Quintet – Somewhere In The Middle Releases 5 December, available at Amazon, iTunes, etc.
IT’S A PRETTY SAFE BET, heading-up a band with alto saxophonist Chris Williams and tenorist George Crowley, that creative sparks will fly. And sure enough, on Portuguese electric guitarist Vitor Pereira’s second quintet album, New World, the firmament is ablaze with deliciously unpredictable moves and blistering artistry.