Artifacts, by Nicole Mitchell, Tomeka Reid, and Mike Reed
May 25, 2016
Nicole Mitchell, Tomeka Reid, and Mike Reed released their record "Artifacts" on November 24th, 2014. The record was released by 482 Music and was recorded and mixed by Foxhall's Dorian Gehring. Mitchel, Reid and Reed are all members of the AACM, and recording this compilation of AACM compositions as a tribute to the organization.
This was one of the first full length records to be recorded at Foxhall, and we have been very please by some of the praise this record has since received.
2015 NPR Jazz Critics Poll -The Best Albums of 2015 - Nate Chinen, The New York Times -Best Releases of 2015 - Troy Collins, All About Jazz -The Best Jazz Of 2015 - Stewart Smith, The Quietus -Top 10 2015 - Paul Acquaro, The Free Jazz Collective -Top 10 2015 - Lee Epstein, The Free Jazz Collective: "Exactly the AACM tribute needed to show both the deep history and fresh voices that still exist. I want so many more albums with this trio."
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