Sonny Rollins’ ‘No Problem’ is an album recorded between December 9 and 15, 1981 with Bobby Broom, Bobby Hutcherson, Bob Cranshaw and Tony Williams.
Track Listing : 1.No Problem (Sonny Rollins) – 07:40 . 2.Here You Come Again (Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil) – 05:32 . 3.Jo Jo (Bobby Hutcherson) – 05:05 . 4.Coconut Bread (Sonny Rollins) – 04:22 . 5.Penny Saved (Bobby Broom) – 05:44 . 6.Illusions (Frederick Hollander) – 0:17 . 7.Joyous Lake (Sonny Rollins) – 05:32
Musicians : Bobby Hutcherson – Vibes . Bobby Broom – Guitar . Bob Cranshaw – Bass . Tony Williams – Drums
Production : Produced By Lucille Rollins . Richard Corsello – Engineer
Package : Phil Bray – Photography . Phil Carroll – Artwork
Recorded Between December 9 And 15, 1981 At Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, Ca.
Released 1981 By Milestone.
All About Jazz
However, once the tenor man is done expressing himself, it is guitarist Bobby Broom who most dominates the overall sound […]
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The main different here is that slow songs are not heavily emphasized.In fact there’s only one in the short n sweet “Illusions”. The first four cuts,including the lilting title song really showcase that strong calypso rhythm Sonny always had in his music […]
Rollins is in generally fine form but none of the compositions are all that inspiring and for these fine players this session sounds too safe and routine. […]