Blues for Allah Project - Joe Gallant and Illumination
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  1. Invocation
  2. Help on the Way/Slipknot! /Franklin's Tower
  3. King Solomon's Marbles
  4. The Music Never Stopped
  5. Crazy Fingers
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  1. Invocation
  2. Help on the Way/Slipknot! /Franklin's Tower
  3. King Solomon's Marbles
  4. The Music Never Stopped
  5. Crazy Fingers
  6. Sage and Spirit
  7. Prelude
  8. Blues for Allah
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Joe Gallant is a New York-based bassist and composer, known to free jazz fans as a member of drummer Rashied Ali's Prima Materia group; however, Gallant's principal musical activity is as the leader of Illuminati, an unconventional big band. On Illuminati's earlier albums, Gallant's quirky original compositions carried the day. One gets a sense of where Gallant is coming from by simply looking at the instrumentation; Illuminati is no five saxes/trombones/trumpets blare-fest. Gallant prefers a more subtle palette. Illuminati ...

Blues for Allah Project 1996, Knitting Factory Works

UPC: 035828018821

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