JIM BLACK

Eclectic Fusion / 21st Century Modern • United States
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Drummer and percussionist Jim Black has become one of the most in-demand drummers in avant-garde jazz and experimental rock since emerging as a key member of the New York downtown scene during the '90s. After growing up in Seattle, he moved to Boston to attend Berklee and began performing and recording with Human Feel, which also included guitarist Kurt Rosenwinkel and reedmen Chris Speed and Andrew D'Angelo. In 1991 Black moved from Boston to New York City (as did many others who would become prominent in the N.Y.C. avant jazz world). He became a member of Tim Berne's Bloodcount, Dave Douglas' Tiny Bell Trio, the Ellery Eskelin Trio, and Pachora. In addition to his regular performances and recordings in these groups, Black also played with Ben Monder, Ned Rothenberg, Stephane Furic, Dave Binney, Cuong Vu, and many others. Black developed a multi-tasking approach to drumming with a constant flow incorporating read more...
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JIM BLACK Alasnoaxis album cover 4.50 | 3 ratings
Alasnoaxis
Eclectic Fusion 2000
JIM BLACK Splay album cover 2.25 | 2 ratings
Splay
Eclectic Fusion 2002
JIM BLACK Habyor album cover 2.75 | 2 ratings
Habyor
Eclectic Fusion 2004
JIM BLACK Dogs Of Great Indifference album cover 4.50 | 2 ratings
Dogs Of Great Indifference
Eclectic Fusion 2006
JIM BLACK Houseplant album cover 2.25 | 2 ratings
Houseplant
Eclectic Fusion 2009
JIM BLACK Jim Black Trio ‎: Somatic album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Jim Black Trio ‎: Somatic
Eclectic Fusion 2011
JIM BLACK Antiheroes album cover 3.25 | 2 ratings
Antiheroes
Eclectic Fusion 2013
JIM BLACK Jim Black Trio : Actuality album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Jim Black Trio : Actuality
Eclectic Fusion 2014
JIM BLACK Jim Black Trio : The Constant album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Jim Black Trio : The Constant
Eclectic Fusion 2016
JIM BLACK Malamute album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Malamute
Eclectic Fusion 2017
JIM BLACK Jim Black Trio : Reckon album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Jim Black Trio : Reckon
21st Century Modern 2020
JIM BLACK Ain't No Saint album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Ain't No Saint
21st Century Modern 2023

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