From the Blue Note 80 Vinyl Edition series
Mastered by Kevin Gray from the original master tapes
180-gram 2LP pressed at Optimal in Germany
Brian Blade & The Fellowship Band is one of the most distinctive and long-running bands in jazz in the 21st Century. The Fellowship first formed in 1997, helmed by drummer Brian Blade and defined by the tight bond among the musicians: pianist Jon Cowherd, bassist Chris Thomas, alto saxophonist Myron Walden, and tenor saxophonist Melvin Butler. Released in 1998, their Blue Note debut Brian Blade Fellowship was produced by Daniel Lanois, featured contributions by guitarist Jeff Parker.