Tyshawn Sorey's Oblique Released to Great Acclaim

Tyshawn Sorey’s Oblique-I has been released to great acclaim. Fresh Air’s Kevin Whitehead reviewed it last week, describing it as “… mostly the kind of rollicking band album you’d expect from a powerhouse drummer. His melodies are complex and full of surprises, but often light on their feet.” Listen to the review HERE.

The Wall Street Journal’s Larry Blumenfeld interviewed Tyshawn for the Journal. Read the interview HERE. Larry says about Tyshawn, “…his strongest impact is as a composer of radical and seemingly boundless ideas.” and describes Oblique-I as “… more like jazz yet still utterly original.”.

posted on October 17, 2011 by Seth


Related Artists

Latest News
Doris Duke Performing Artist Award Announced!
April 22, 2014
Dan Weiss - Fourteen Out Today!
March 25, 2014
Out May 13 - Marc Ribot Trio - Live at the Village Vanguard
March 24, 2014
Out March 24 - Dan Weiss - Fourteen
March 24, 2014
Recent Press for Amir ElSaffar, Matt Mitchell, and Vijay Iyer
November 8, 2013