Two Blocks from the Edge

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Two Blocks from the Edge
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Studio album by
Released1998
Recorded1998
GenreJazz
Length55:43
LabelImpulse! Records
ProducerMichael Brecker & Joey Calderazzo
Michael Brecker chronology
Tales from the Hudson
(1996)
Two Blocks from the Edge
(1998)
Time Is of the Essence
(1999)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4.5/5 stars[1]
The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings3/4 stars[2]

Two Blocks from the Edge is Michael Brecker's fifth album as a leader. It was recorded at Avatar Studios in New York City. It was recorded in 1998.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks composed by Michael Brecker; except where indicated

  1. "Madame Toulouse" — 5:19
  2. "Two Blocks from the Edge" — 8:32
  3. "Bye George" (Joey Calderazzo) — 6:59
  4. "El Niño" (Joey Calderazzo) — 7:41
  5. "Cat’s Cradle" (Joey Calderazzo) — 6:43
  6. "The Impaler" (Jeff "Tain" Watts) — 7:13
  7. "How Long ‘Til the Sun" — 7:39
  8. "Delta City Blues" — 5:37

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Yanow, Scott (2011). "Two Blocks from the Edge - Michael Brecker | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 21 July 2011.
  2. ^ a b Cook, Richard; Morton, Brian (2008). The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings (9th ed.). Penguin. p. 167. ISBN 978-0-141-03401-0.