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Artist: Erskine, Peter
Title: Dr. Um
Format: CD
Catalog Number:21
Barcode:888295330671 itemnumber=1000119042
Price: $16.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Genre: JAZZ
Release Date: 1/15/2016
Availability: Not Currently In Stock
Additional Musical Category Notes:
Also: fusion, instrumental pop and classical (stunning cover of a Mahler composition). 

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Promotional Info
Chris DiGirolamo / Two for the Show Media has been engaged to do a full promotional push on the album. Downbeat magazine HOT BOX review locked; cover stories in various magazines including Jazzed, Modern Drummer (@ album release), ETC. Also planning radio promotion.

Peter Erskine is Dr. Um, and this album marks a welcome return to the musical worlds he inhabited as part of Weather Report and Steps Ahead. Featuring an incredible drum sound plus compositional appearances by Peter, Joe Zawinul, John Beasley, Gary McFarland, Vince Mendoza and Gustav Mahler, Dr. Um takes the classic fusion sound into the 21st century. This is the album Weather Report might have made were the band still around. This is the album Peter Erskine has always wanted to make. The doctor will see you now!

Track Listing
[0:28] You're next

[4:47] Lost Page

[5:46] Hawaii Bathing Suit

[6:33] Borges Buenos Aires

[5:11] Little Fun K

[6:32] Mahler

[3:41] Sage Hands

[5:52] Okraphilia

[6:11] Speechless

[4:24] Sprite

[9:35] Northern Cross

[0:17] You awake

Performers on this Album
Peter Erskine: drums & percussion [2-11]
John Beasley: keyboards [2-11]
Janek Gwizdala: electric bass [2-11]
Bob Sheppard: tenor sax [2-3, 7]
Jeff Parker: guitar [5,8,10]
Larry Koonse: guitar [10]
Aaron Serfaty: percussion [2]
Jack Fletcher: voice [1, 6, 12]
Additional Technical Information Available For This Album
Release Format: CD         
Original Recording Location: Tritone Recording
Original Recording Engineer: Talley Sherwood
Initial Source Master Format: Digital 96kHz or higher,20Bit or higher
Mastering Facility: Universal Mastering Studios
Mastering Engineer: Peter Doell
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