Lyricism threads through the wily guitarist's work, even when he's in slash-and-burn mode. It's a duality that gives his music depth, especially when he’s conjuring elements of his Pakistani heritage. As a bandleader he consistently tinkers with his sound, and this new outfit with bassist Stephan Crump, drummer Tyshawn Sorey, and saxophonist Mark Shim should provide endless... More >>>