Reid, Steve: Odyssey Of The Oblong Square (Coloured Vinyl LP)
New special one-off pressing of this deep spiritual jazz classic. Drummer legend extraordinaire, Vietnam conscientious objector, ex-Black Panther, Steve Reid has played with everyone from James Brown to Sun Ra, Fela Kuti and Miles Davis, was a friend of John Coltrane, worked at Motown and, in the latter part of his career, worked extensively with Kieran Hebden, following his path of a radical, revolutionary music up until his untimely death in 2010.
Soul Jazz Records are re-releasing this rarest release of deep heavyweight jazz by Steve Reid and The Master Brotherhood, entitled ‘Odyssey of the Oblong Square’, first released over thirty five years ago on Steve Reid’s own Mustevic Sound record label (where it
came out in an edition of 1000 copies) and has been a serious collector’s album ever since. Gold vinyl version.
- Odyssey Theme
- Deacon’s Son
- Odyssey Sweet