Chris Madsen presents "Pop Art"
Jazz in a pop-song format
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Chris Madsen, tenor sax and compositions
Josh Moshier, piano
Scott Hesse, guitar
Charlie Kirchen, bass
Eric Montzka, drums
Mike Raynor, drums
Liner notes by Jon Irabagon
"This record...raises Chris's profile in the next generation of complete jazz musicians"
"Pop Art, filled with contemporary material handled by a strong, full-rhythm quintet starring pianist Josh Moshier and guitarist Scott Hesse. This time, Madsen promised “Jazz in a pop-song format” (by which he apparently means track length – none of the songs top 6 minutes, and several are under 3:30). But there’s nothing diluted about these fully-sketched performances..."
-Neil Tesser, examiner.com