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Steve Elson

Mott and Broome

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Cartoon Love - Steve Elson
Michael Gomez & Friends w/Steve Elson - Tenor Madness (Sonny Rollins)


A Day At The Beach
1 Remember This  
2 Sevilla  
3 I Haven't Got Time to Dream  
4 Into the Blue  
5 Bowery Bossa Nova  
6 A Day At the Beach  
7 Woolgathering  
8 Heaven in Your Eyes  
9 Cartoon Love  
10 Wisteria  
11 Rara Avis  
12 Mott and Broome  
13 Try and Catch Me  
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Think of Steve Elson's Mott & Broome as an excavation, where the dig is of the neighborhood, starting off on the Bowery in New York City's Lower East Side. The first job is to break through the hard surface, the constant rumble of affordable housing being torn down, bodegas giving way to condos, high rises shadowing tenements. This music does not erase the past, but honors it, and these connections help explain some of the resonance to be heard on the disc. The sense of place and of history, and the shifting through different eras.

2 New 'ON' this week / 89 Total
State Networks:
Markets include: Boston, Wash DC, Minneapolis, St. Louis, Denver, Cleveland, Baltimore, Pittsburgh, Detroit, Portland, Las Vegas, New Orleans, Orlando, Albuquerque, Honolulu, Raleigh NC
Online: RadioIO, Taintradio, Jazz From Gallery 41, RadioMike,
International: Canada, France, Germany, Australia, The Netherlands, New Zealand

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