w/Benito Gonzalez, Ian Froman, Noah Preminger, Godwin louis
This is a killing NY band. Each of these young players are monsters on the top of the international jazz scene. There won’t be a stronger more innovative group playing in America this night.
“Feinberg’s original material is fresh and refreshingly free of empty complexity, giving his group… material that they can stretch out on without getting lost in technique. ” Irish Times
“Captures the searing energy and unbridled imagination of smart young musicians deep in conversation” Miami Herald
“The performances on this album are so good, one can imagine Coltrane’s ghost hovering overhead and nodding approvingly. ” All About Jazz
“The influence of that period of (Miles) Davis’ career comes through in the writing as well as the musicianship. That ESP!, Miles Smiles, Sorcerer aesthetic is evident.” Jazz Inside Magazine
“Back in the day, jazz was the music the cool kids listened to. Sure, it’s still cool. But between PBS documentaries and black-tie nights at upscale music halls, the genre’s downtown following has moved on up. Cue Michael Feinberg, the New York-based composer and bassist giving classical jazz an indie makeover… a musical prodigy turned into an evil genius.” Spinner.com