Peter Fraize | Organic Matter

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Organic Matter

by Peter Fraize

A modern take on the classic Hammond organ quartet sound.
Genre: Jazz: Hammond Organ
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1. Organic Matter
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2. Rawer Than Dinner
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3. Soloman's House of Freaks
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4. Cradle Rocked
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5. Rhythm Schtick
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6. Brain's
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7. Young One
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8. Fish (This Big)
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ABOUT THIS ALBUM


Album Notes
This CD features Hammond organ master Greg Hatza, guitarist Mike Pavone, and drummer Marty Morrison on saxophonist Fraize's original compositions. A variety of grooves and styles are represented on the album: the funky title cut, the straight-ahead and latin-inflected burner "Rawer Than Dinner," the blues shuffle "Soloman's House Of Freaks," the gospel-tinged ballad "Cradle Rocked," the modernistic take on Rhythm Changes "Rhythm Schtick," the soul-jazz vibe of "Brain's," the Larry Young/Woody Shaw-inspired "Young One," and the rollicking country-funk flavor of the closing track "Fish (This Big)."


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Sean B. and the RadioIndy.com Reviewer Team

Wide variety of Jazz music
Peter Fraize's latest album is called "Organic Matter" and is an album that features a tight knit cast of players (Hammond organist, a guitarist, and a drummer) all playing with Fraize and his saxophone, on his original compositions that are of a wide variety of Jazz songs. "Soloman's House of Freaks" is an almost toe-tapping blues shuffle, in which the drums, organ, and guitar hold down the beat while the saxophone does the singing. "Brain’s" is a unique jazzy number, with talented musical timing, that portrays a very modern take on using soulful sounds. "Fish (This Big)" is a song that incorporates a little bit of the jam-band sounds, in a song that is both jazz and rock like and really packs a punch. Overall, this is a distinctive album with its primary use of the Hammond organ as well as the saxophone to create songs that are an amalgam of both past and modern Jazz. If a collection of funky and truly talented jazz grooves sounds like something you would enjoy, then pick up "Organic Matter" by Peter Fraize.