Singularity

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All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Whenever an album contains intros that stretch over the three-minute mark, it's a safe bet that the record can't be called "urgent," and so is the case with Singularity, Robby Krieger's first album in a decade. Like Cinematix before it, Singularity is a jazz fusion session in an old-fashioned sense, relying on Rhodes keyboards and lite funk grooves, sounding a bit like a cross between Jeff Beck's Blow by Blow and Steely Dan's Aja, graced with a little bit of Boz Scaggs' cool touch and a lot of Krieger's winding single-note lines. There may be a clear through-line from the guitar solo of "Light My Fire" to this, but that doesn't mean Krieger is playing it safe: ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Whenever an album contains intros that stretch over the three-minute mark, it's a safe bet that the record can't be called "urgent," and so is the case with Singularity, Robby Krieger's first album in a decade. Like Cinematix before it, Singularity is a jazz fusion session in an old-fashioned sense, relying on Rhodes keyboards and lite funk grooves, sounding a bit like a cross between Jeff Beck's Blow by Blow and Steely Dan's Aja, graced with a little bit of Boz Scaggs' cool touch and a lot of Krieger's winding single-note lines. There may be a clear through-line from the guitar solo of "Light My Fire" to this, but that doesn't mean Krieger is playing it safe: on those intros he indulges in some fleet flamenco fingerwork, easily the most notable new wrinkle among the ten cuts here, but even when he eases back to his comfort zone, there's a fluidity in his fretwork that keeps things engaging.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/29/2010
  • Label: Oglio Records
  • UPC: 790058916025
  • Catalog Number: 89160
  • Sales rank: 84,442

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Russian Caravan (Intro) (3:23)
  2. 2 Russian Caravan (10:12)
  3. 3 Southern Cross (4:45)
  4. 4 Event Horizon (Intro) (2:24)
  5. 5 Event Horizon - The Brandino Woodwind & Horn Section (7:21)
  6. 6 Coffin Dodger (3:11)
  7. 7 Trane Running Late (4:34)
  8. 8 Let It Slide (5:26)
  9. 9 Solar Wind (4:24)
  10. 10 House of Bees (4:57)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Robby Krieger Primary Artist, Guitar, Electric Guitar, Slide Guitar, Flamenco Guitar, Soloist
Bruce Fowler Trombone
Milcho Leviev Piano, Keyboards
Sal Marquez Trumpet
Arthur Barrow Bass, Piano, Rhythm Guitar, Keyboards, Clavinet
Gregg Bissonette Drums
Kevin Brandon Acoustic Bass
Vinnie Colaiuta Drums
Sal Cracchiolo Trumpet
Walt Fowler Trumpet, Flugelhorn
Tony Franklin Bass
Richie Hayward Drums
Eric Jorgensen Trombone
Larry Klimas Flute, Saxophone
Andy Kravitz Percussion, Drums
Tommy Mars Organ, Keyboards, Electric Piano
Albert Wing Tenor Saxophone
Dale Alexander Keyboards
Brandino Acoustic Bass, 7-String Bass
Gary Meeks Saxophone
Steve Stephens Drums
Erik Leckrone Percussion
Thomas Stones III Flute
Larry Klimus Saxophone
Owen Goldman Drums
Technical Credits
Arthur Barrow Composer, Producer, Engineer, Horn Arrangements
Kevin Brandon Arranger, Composer
Dale Alexander Composer
Marco Moir Engineer
Michael Gunderson Engineer
Brandino Producer, Engineer, Horn Arrangements, Woodwind Arrangement
Robby Krieger Composer, Producer, Engineer, Cover Art
George Radai Engineer
Dave Guerrie Artwork, Package Layout
Bob Rice Mastering
George Radal Engineer
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