John Scofield – A Moment’s Peace

December 2, 2011 / No Comments

(Emarcy Records)

Guitar-impressario John Scofield has taken just about every twist and turn a recording artist can maneuver in music, for his latest he takes a route less traveled by him. A Moment’s Peace finds Scofield interpreting ballads associated with or recorded by Abbey Lincoln, John Coltrane, Nina Simone and Ray Charles, among others. He’s joined in this effort by a first-rate rhythm session, which includes drummer Brian Blade, organist Larry Goldings and bassist Scott Colley. The collection of incredible perfectly supports Scofield’s signature twangs and make this a fantastic addition to the Scofield musical archives.

Click here to listen to a clip of “Gee Baby Ain’t I Good To You”.

Tracks: Simply Put, I Will, Lawns, Throw It Away, I Want To Talk About You, Gee Baby Ain’t I Good To You, Johan, Mood Returns, Already September, You Don’t Know What Love Is, Plain Song, I Loves You Porgy.