Staying in the Game starts off with the 24-minute explosion "Sunday Afternoon" with Fred Anderson weaving in and around the active rhythm section of Harrison Bankhead and Tim Daisy. It's Fred Anderson, c'mon!

In his third outing leading the Frequency Response group, Tom Abbs (Yuganaut, Cooper-Moore's Triptych Myth, Andrew Lamb Trio) takes you through a mesmerizing mix of free-jazz, groove, third wave and noise.

On Old News Borrowed Blues Warren Smith gathers the Composer's Workshop Ensemble to explore his approach to music, which he refers to as 'a little bit inside, a little bit outside.'

A mix of generational and cultural influences make the OtherTet recording a rhythmic freight train that cuts across styles to give listeners a powerful and thoughtful jazz set.