Label: OA2 Records
Catalog number: OA2 22110
“Each complements the other in just the right way, while still showing a true command of his instrument with a very studied and soulful essence.” - International Trumpet Guild
While retaining the thoroughly modern post-bop aesthetic they cultivated over their first 3 recordings, the Halifax-based trumpeter Paul Tynan and baritone saxophonist Aaron Lington from San Jose, CA, decided to tackle the hard-bop organ band format for their latest. Joining them on 7 original compositions are guitarist Jake Hanlon, organist Tony Genge, and drummer Terry O'Mahoney. Through their composition and improvisation, the Bicoastal Collective creates engaging and passionate music. "...fresh and vibrant..." - Scott Yanow.