June 2005 -
Terry's album, Feelin'
Good: Live In Studio
is available on Mack Avenue Records 1022. This album was recorded
"live" in the studio in front of an audience and has
all the fire and fun you'd expect from a Gibbs live appearance.
"This CD project Combines
the superb artistry of two masters of their craft..Terry Gibbs-vibes,
& Joey DeFrancesco-B3! This is a true study in viable bebop
& the horn line. Both Gibbs & DeFrancesco deliver thematic
linear solos with an abundance of melodic ideas. And, these are
delivered with clarity, logic, and wit. Gibbs & Joey edify
us with inventive & unusual rhythmic textures & accents
through their precise & finely tuned contrapuntal solos.
This is a very artistically fertile group delivering their wondrous
music with an emphasized bent on color, character, & genuine
1. Smoke 'Em Up
2. Things Ain't What
They Used To Be
4. This Masquerade
5. And That's Why
It's Called The Blues
6. Saint Louis Blues
8. Waltz Rubiot
9. Hey Jim
10. What's New?
12. Hot Rod
Terry Gibbs - Vibes,Eric Alexander - Tenor Saxophone, Joey DeFrancesco - Organ,
Dan Faehnle - Guitar, Ray Armando - Congas, Gerry Gibbs - Drums