The first single from my upcoming album 'Iconography', 'Persona' expresses the pursuit of identity and direction against a tumultuous and rapidly changing background.
Stylistically it was inspired by Ben Wendel, Bob Berg, and Michael Brecker's small combo albums.
released April 7, 2023
Richard Pavlidis / Tenor Sax, EWI, Keyboards
James Bowers / Piano
Owen Downie / Bass
Darryn Farrugia / Drums
Recorded by Guus Hoevenaars at Newmarket Studios, Melbourne
Mixed and Mastered by Jim Clouse at Park West Studios, New York
Chicago sax luminary Greg Ward develops the dual-guitar frontline of his backing Rogue Parade quintet as an avatar for singular strength on this zesty collection of jazz-rock fusion songs. Bandcamp Album of the Day Jan 10, 2019