Doug Webb

Bright Side (PR8155)

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Bright Side

Doug Webb

Positone

768707815524

POS 149175

PR8155

JAZZ

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Bright Side

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CD 12,39 €

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The sky is the limit when tenor saxophone virtuoso Doug Webb turns his attention toward the "Bright Side" on his seventh release for Posi-Tone. Everything swings steadily as Webb plays with remarkable technical precision and a manifest knowledge of his materials. His tone is robust and extraordinarily well-centered, his articulation sharp, and his command of the tenor saxophone complete. Nevertheless, he is more than a mere technician, for his artistry is also considerable and this album is a crowning achievement for an artist who is as substantial a musician as jazz has ever produced.

Along with the able assistance of an all-star group of label mates -- who are of course all leaders in their own right - including organist Brian Charette, guitarist Ed Cherry, drummer Steve Fidyk, and special guest trumpet sensation Joe Magnarelli, Webb has fashioned a shining diadem of melodic jewels across a wide spectrum of styles and sounds! Critical listeners and casual fanatics everywhere will shine with intense delight as Webb soars onward and upward to new heights with "Bright Side."

PERSONNEL:

DOUG WEBB, sax
JOE MAGNARELLI, trumpet
BRIAN CHARETTE, organ
ED CHERRY, guitar
STEVE FIDIK, drums

TRACKS:

01. Society Al
02. Silver Lining
03. The Drive
04. Bahia
05. Doctor Miles
06. Steak Sauce
07. Melody For Margie
08. Slo Mo
09. One For Hank
10. Lunar
11. Guess I’ll Hang My Tears Out To Dry
12. Funky Medina