Bill Evans – California Here I Come (1967)

Despite reinventing the jazz piano trio, Bill Evans was often accused of providing little more than sophisticated supper-club background music. He trades introspection for upbeat on this entertaining live set featuring the propulsive drumming of 'Philly' Joe Jones and Evans' new young bassist Eddie Gomez. This trio swings and sparkles through a varied song-list that … Continue reading Bill Evans – California Here I Come (1967)