Mardra & Reggie Thomas
Fade To Blue
"Fade To Blue opens another fertile chapter in a long line of jazz giants from east of the St. Louis Arch. Illinois natives Mardra & Reggie Thomas swing, serenade and ultimately seduce the seasoned listener in this debut recording. Their all-star aggregation includes bassist Zeb Briskovich, drummer Montez Coleman, clarinetist Scott Alberici and guitarist Tom Byrne.