GROOVE MERCHANT / ICHTHYOLOGY
Label: Open "E" Music
#1. Ichthyology; #2. I Have and She’s Lovely; #3. All the Things You Are; #4. You Thought About Me?; #5. Fu-Fu Genka; #6. I Loves You Porgy; #7. The Reason; #8. Love isn’t Easy.
#1: Bass; Yasushi Gonjo #2: Alto Sax; Adam Hutcheson #3: Tenor Sax; David Yee #4Paino; Takaaki Otomo #5: Drums; Yosuke
Groove Merchant is a New York City based straight ahead jazz quintet led by bassist Yasushi Gonjo. The band also features David Yee (ts), Adam Hutcheson (as), Takaaki Otomo (p), and Yosuke (dr). Ichthyology is the result of several years of performing together on a regular basis in the NYC jazz scene. Aside from two jazz standards, the album showcases the band member's original compositions that draw influences from the sounds of bebop, hard bop, and modern jazz. You can get this album at https://store.cdbaby.com/cd/groovemershant
Album uploaded by Yasushi Gonjo