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Howard Alden/Andy Brown Quartet: Heavy Artillery

Its title notwithstanding, Heavy Artillery has far more to do with finesse than firepower, something that’s evident from the opening track, a slyly unfolding, effortlessly swinging rendition of “Louisiana.” Lest anyone need further proof that guitarists Howard Alden and Andy Brown-mentor and protégé, respectively-are inspired by their rhythm tandem (bassist Joe Policastro and drummer Bob … Read More “Howard Alden/Andy Brown Quartet: Heavy Artillery”

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