Polar Bear – Two storms (from the album In each and every one, Leaf)

Brilliantly spacious piece from the jazz fusion (it’s a terrible term but it somewhat describes what they do) group’s new album.

A pair of saxophones are foregrounded - one on a climbing figure, the other holding melody and then wailing in agony - against a shuffling percussion wash and double bass.

It’s sparse, soulful and absolutely haunting.


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