Lafayette Gilchrist: Leap of Faith

By John Frederick Moore Lafayette Gilchrist pares down his ensemble, but not his commitment to powerful grooves and sophisticated harmonies. Before 2020, Lafayette Gilchrist’s focus was on his band the New Volcanoes, a nine-piece unit that took a deep dive into the melding of jazz and go-go music, the deeply funky, hard-swinging sound that originated

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