This Is Our Moosic
Mostly Other People Do the Killing Terrorist Be-Bop Uber-Jass Ensemble returns with their third studio album, 'This Is Our Moosic' on Hot Cup Records! Nominated by the Jazz Journalists Association for Small Ensemble of the Year (2007) Appeared in the DownBeat Critics' Poll: Rising Star Small Ensemble Featuring Jon Irabagon, Winner of the 2008 Thelonious Monk Jazz Saxophone Competition! 'This Is Our Moosic is another stellar offering from one of today's most vibrant young ensembles. Mostly Other People Do the Killing travel through the history of jazz, re-contextualizing the past with an impertinent wit that keeps the music fresh and alive. - Troy Collins 'Loud, brash, cutting edge, these boys nevertheless display a method to their madness. That has to do with them letting the pieces seek their own level. Thus, a particular tune may undergo any number of fantastic metamorphoses-everything from boogaloo to military march to western swing to roadhouse blues to free romp to samba. Yes, it's all rather hectic, and confusing, especially at first. But after a few listens, a crazy kind of logic begins to emerge, as well as surprising musical horizons of stark beauty: zaniness with a purpose. He who has an ear, let him hear.' - Jan P. Dennis.