In the Blue Light

Format: CD
Release Date: 9/7/2018
Label: Sony
Style(s): Soul, Blues, Post Bop
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Over the course of his storied career, Paul Simon, 76, has explored sonic textures in a way that has marked him as more artistically adventurous than many rock singer-songwriters of his generation. On his new album, In The Blue Light, some of those intriguing textures are provided by esteemed jazz musicians: trumpeters Wynton Marsalis and Marcus Printup, saxophonists Joe Lovano and Walter Blanding, guitarist Bill Frisell, pianist Sullivan Fortner, bassist John Patitucci and drummers Jack DeJohnette, Steve Gadd and Nate Smith. On this collection of 10 tunes that Simon previously recorded between 1973 and 2011, the singer offers new studio renditions that recast the material with fresh arrangements, and in some cases, different lyrics.  - DownBeat Magazine Editors' Pick

Tracks
1. One Man's Ceiling Is Another Man's Floor
Length: 04:00
2. Love
Length: 04:10
3. Can't Run But
Length: 03:29
4. How the Heart Approaches What It Yearns
Length: 04:30
5. Pigs, Sheep and Wolves
Length: 04:00
6. René and Georgette Magritte with Their Dog After the War
Length: 04:43
7. The Teacher
Length: 03:44
8. Darling Lorraine
Length: 07:13
9. Some Folks' Lives Roll Easy
Length: 03:59
10. Questions for the Angels
Length: 04:01
Album Details
Disc Count: 1
Total Length: 43:49
UPC: 190758414423