Become a member and get exclusive access to articles, live sessions and more!
Start Your Free Trial

Melton Mustafa: St. Louis Blues

The South Florida-based trumpeter with the big band mindset is back for round two, this time in a bit more schizophrenic mode than last year’s Boiling Point disc. The opener offers scant evidence that this is a big band date in the traditional sense, as Mustafa puts the funk dumplings on the stove at a rather pedestrian boil. One is left asking how many times have we been down this street.

Start Your Free Trial to Continue Reading

Become a JazzTimes member to explore our complete archive of interviews, profiles, columns, and reviews written by music's best journalists and critics.
Originally Published