Up & coming baby monsters of Jazz

aydee

Platinum Member
With so much jadedness surrounding what's new in Jazz, it was so refreshing to meet & listen to Brooklynite Colin Stranahan, a young turk from the Thelonius Monk Institute of Jazz who besides playing with the institute quintet, burned it up with Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, the other night:

A sample of his playing

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jWmHyAsccIk&feature=related


Who are some of the brave new voices in jazz drums that you think are worth checking out?

Maybe this thread can serve as a repository for youtube or other links to these yet unseen baby monsters...
 
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trkdrmr

Guest
Trying to put my finger on it, he reminds me in some way of Peter Erskine's earlier work for some reason. I mean that in a tasteful way.
 

Boomka

Platinum Member
With so much jadedness surrounding what's new in Jazz, it was so refreshing to meet & listen to Brooklynite Colin Stranahan, a young turk from the Thelonius Monk Institute of Jazz who besides playing with the institute quintet, burned it up with Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, the other night:
Pffffffft, he plays his drums the wrong way around.
 
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