Julian Lage, ‘The Layers’ (Blue Note) | Review

By Jon Garelick Guitarist and composer Julian Lage describes this 25-minute disc as a “prequel” to 2022’s View With a Room, though these six Lage originals were recorded at the same session, when fellow guitarist Bill Frisell had joined Lage’s working trio with bassist Jorge Roeder and drummer Dave King (of The Bad Plus). Like

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