What's Your Story?“This could be a candidate for vocal album of the year. But, then, there’s that bass playing.” Doug Ramsey – Rifftides
Release Date: March 26, 2013 | Label: DoubleK Music
A singing double bassist with a deep sense of swing, Kristin Korb and her All-Star trio featuring musical powerhouses Bruce Forman on guitar and Jeff Hamilton on drums, share an inspired set of popular songs using innovative arrangements.
Kristin Korb – bass & vocals
Bruce Forman – guitar
Jeff Hamilton – drums
WHAT’S YOUR STORY?, the album relased 2012 from internationally recognized jazz artist Kristin Korb answers that very question with 12 timeless tunes that celebrate her story as a jazz vocalist and bassist.
Each song performed on the album has its own personal significance for Korb. Introduced by mentors, colleagues and idols, these songs tell the story of a young girl in a Montana middle school who sees her first jazz ensemble and grows up to become a consummate jazz artist.
Korb and her All-Star trio featuring musical powerhouses Bruce Forman on guitar and Jeff Hamilton on drums, share an inspired set of popular songs using innovative arrangements. From Porter to Pinkard, Grouya to Caymmi – What’s Your Story? treats listeners to fresh renditions of some of the all time great compositions and introduces an original song.
July 17, 2013 – JazzTimes Magazine – Album Review by Christopher Loudon
“Bass players will take note of Korb’s mesmerizing solo bass and voice arrangement of “Green Dolphin Street.” With intricate syncopations in the bass and vocal parts, one might think the bassist has two brains.” Kevin Johnson – NoTreble.com