Yimba Rudo | The Vinyl Anachronist

By | August 1st, 2019|Categories: Part-Time Audiofile|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Yimba Rudo is an exciting and unique jazz trio, one that immediately stands out from the crowd due to its instrumentation. Vibraphonist/percussionist Kevin Norton, drummer/percussionist Jim Pugliese and bassist Steve LaSpina offer a minimalist approach to their instruments, a sound that is so stripped-down to its basics that these original compositions have that same purity as an all-percussion ensemble. Melodies exist, but they are in service to the sound of struck objects. On their eponymous debut, each member takes turns in exploring the physical space of their instruments so that a new language is created, one rich with both monologues and intimate conversations.… Read the full article