Some kind words from Nice Up.com reviewer Tom Orr!
The debut CD from Ted Sirota’s Heavyweight Dub in now available for purchase/download. Get your copy today! If you are looking to purchase a physical CD go to Bandcamp. Download at iTunes, Amazon, Google Play. Streaming at Spotify – but don’t just stream or steal it, if you like it buy it!
I was fortunate enough to be interviewed by Sirius XM host and legendary Jamaican DJ Dermot Hussey for The Friday Riff/Midnight Raver Blog. He interviewed The Scientist as well about our new record and a number of other topics. Dermot is atrue pro! Check him out on SiriusXM The Joint if you have satellite radio. Our segment starts about 30 minutes in…
By Dave Cantor
Photo: Michael Jackson
Honing in on sounds drawn from Jamaica invariably abut America’s jazz tradition. Drummer Ted Sirota’s more than vaguely familiar with both. But his estrangement from reggae and dub didn’t occur because of lacking fealty. The drummer just found himself more easily insinuated into jazz ensembles.