Notes With Attachments

Pino Palladino & Blake Mills - Notes With Attachments
Critic Score
Based on 5 reviews
2021 Ratings: #254 / 609
User Score
Based on 70 ratings
2021 Ratings: #238
Liked by 6 people
March 12, 2021 / Release Date
LP / Format
- / Label
Pino Palladino, Blake Mills / Primary Artists
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I'm gonna speed up my usual rambling to try and get to the music a little quicker:

Pino Palladino is best known as a session bass player, having played with classic artists such as Elton John, D'Angelo, The Who, Jeff Beck and John Mayer. He has also played on many newer albums, working with Adele, Ed Sheeran, Harry Styles and Jacob Collier. Using a fretless bass, he tends towards Jazz, Funk, Soul, Rock and Pop, but can play a much larger range of genres.
By comparison, Blake Mills is most ... read more
Conhecidos pelos trabalhos como baixista e produtor, respectivamente, Pino Palladino e Blake Mills unem forças para construir um dos álbuns mais imprevisíveis do ano, recheado de fusões de jazz e toques de experimentalismo nas cordas. E embora às vezes possa pecar em unidade, difícil não se encantar com algumas das criações que os dois arranjam juntos.

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A groovy record that slowly dive into the works of a 60s classic soundtrack —from Burt Bacharach or Henry Mancini, even a Brian Wilson's experimental mood— and then arises with an Afrobeat jazz fusion phase just to made the experience more strange and enjoyable.
rather fair, sometimes too “nouvelle” to a fault
Notes With Attachments is certainly an interesting project to say the least. Its restlessness, ethereal, and sophisticated tone conveys Pino Palladino and Blake Mills’s determination and fascination with rhythm, dissonance, and groove. As the first release under Palladino’s name, it will definitely be alluring to see if he will continue down this path of obscure, collective instrumentalism or if he will return to the famous working session bassist we all know him for. Truthfully, ... read more
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Added on: January 30, 2021