Mark Lomax, drums/leader
Edwin Bayard, saxophone
Dean Hulett, bass
Mark Lomax’s “The State of Black America”, with liner notes by Bill Barfield, encapulates the historical and universal stuggle for self-actualisation. In the interactive saxophone trio format, the band illuminates new corners in modern jazz.
Stuck In A Rut
The Unknown Self
The Power Of Knowing
To Know God Is To Know Thy Self
Blues For Charles (Who Split B4 The Butterfly Flew In)
A Love Letter for this Music:
James Baldwin said it best in a 1962 interview. “Artists are here to shake people up, to disturb the peace.