While it’s a fair conclusion that Charlie Hunter’s recorded output should be filed in a record store’s Jazz section, there is an equally compelling argument that it should be in the Charlie Hunter section. Hunter’s stylistic compass has no magnetic North, and his musical adventures over the course of his 20-plus-year career have taken him to exotic and disparate locales, giving him an affinity for Soul, Rock, Funk, Reggae and Electronica, all of which he has incorporated into his restlessly inventive Jazz explorations. Read more about Hunter in this week's Sound Advice.
Charlie Hunter plays Live! at the Ludlow Garage Saturday with Scott Amendola. More info/tickets: liveattheludlowgarage.com.