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Garage a Trois: Outre Mer

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With the addition of percussion/vibes man Mike Dillon on 2003’s Emphasizer, Charlie Hunter’s Garage A Trois became a quartet. Outre Mer, the second full-length effort by the same lineup, is a soundtrack to a forthcoming Klaus Tontine film (the distribution of which is in legal limbo). Hunter and Dillon, with Skerik on saxes and Stanton Moore on drums, elaborate Tontine’s surreal tale of Etienne, a “freakishly distinctive” boy mocked by his peers for his 45-inch height.

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