2014 release from the award-winning Jazz guitarist, In 2012, for the first time since 1980, guitarist Pat Metheny recorded with a band that highlighted tenor saxophone. Unity Band, which went on to win Metheny his 20th Grammy Award, featured Chris Potter on sax and bass clarinet, longtime collaborator Antonio Sanchez on drums, and Ben Williams on bass. Metheny added another musician, multi-instrumentalist Giulio Carmassi, and christened the ensemble Pat Metheny Unity Group. Their first record is Kin.
60421OPat Metheny - Kin (CD)http://d3dvedx3sqrauf.cloudfront.net/i/boxart/large/95/81/075597958102.jpg?v=318.9817.08USDInStock/Genre/Jazz/Music Categories/Jazz-General/Sale Items/Clearance-CDs/Sale Items/Spotlight-on-Jazz-SaleMojo (Publisher): 4 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t's Metheny, ever the mercurial magician, who's driving the band; his eloquent guitar etching a kaleidoscope of sonic hues."NonesuchCDJazzSALEPat-Metheny2014-01-24