A bassist without borders
Matt GeraghtyShapeShifter Lab (18 Whitwell Place, Brooklyn, NY 11215) Map it $8
Multi-dimensional bassist Matt Geraghty draws on a wide range influences to deliver a lush melange of compositionally melodic sounds. Here, he plays in quartet formation with Mike Eckroth (p), Richard Padron (gtr) and Adriano Santos (dr). His unquenchable world music curiosity and many collaborations with modern masters has spawned a driving and accessible groove rooted in some of the best ideas 21st century jazz has to offer.