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ScoLoHoFo: Oh!

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illustration of ScoLoHoFo (Clockwise: Joe Lovano, Al Foster, Dave Holland, John Scofield)

It’s generally a good idea to approach supergroups with a diminished enthusiasm. After all, outsized egos, nonexistent chemistry, careless attitudes, histrionics and throwaway tunes can sink these things as often as not. Even barring outright disaster, how often does the music equal the promise of that big stack of big names?

As it happens, Oh! pretty much lives up to the hype.

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