The New Universe Music Festival 2010… Where were you on the nights of November 20 and 21 of 2010? If your answer wasn’t, “At the Abstract Logix Music Festival,” then I guess you missed some really amazing music! But don’t despair, the kind folks at Abstract Logix recorded the shindig and it is available for you to enjoy on a two DVD set; and the quality of the sound and video recording is excellent.
The general thrust of the event was improvisational and free spirited; I found it to be a mix of Jazz, Fusion, World Music, Funk and Rock.
The line up of stellar musicians was impressive, but let me single out the bass players:
I usually go over some of the tracks and why I liked them so much but let’s hear from the Musicians themselves.
Here is a little from Matt Garrison:
Wayne Krantz shares some insight about Anthony Jackson:
Ranjit Barot gives us his thoughts:
Lenny White talks about the music:
This DVD set is perfect for music lovers of all genres. We are treated to a generous selection of performances but there is also loads of bonus material that is just the frosting on the cake… These include:
- A Musical Tribute to John McLaughlin
- Godin Guitars
You don’t have to feel bad that you missed this music Mega-event; but now you really have to experience these DVD’s to get the full impact! Get this set now!