Picks and Pans Review: New Beginnings
updated 12/25/1989 AT 01:00 AM EST
•originally published 12/25/1989 AT 01:00 AM EST
Jazz pianist Pullen leads a trio through a most appropriately titled set that mixes the romp and circumstance of gospel-blues traditions with some harmonic experiments. The result is a sound that seems perfectly contemporary for the 1990s.