Members of Vulfpeck describe their band as "a half Jewish/half German-American rhythm section based in Los Angeles," which proves to be just as interesting as it sounds.
February 8, 2014

While a lot of this stuff is clearly composed, they do a great job of making it feel like an "in-the-moment" jam session. Not to say that it isn't, however, as there's a good amount of improvisation going on as well. Either way, they're strong on both fronts.This also happens to be the modulating version where they just keep ascending through keys. Not only is it entertaining, but they manage to hold on to (and maybe even build upon) the level of energy that they have in the original performance.

Got any favorite jam sessions?

Can you help us out?

For 17 years we have been exposing Washington lies and untangling media deceit, but now Facebook is drowning us in an ocean of right wing lies. Please give a one-time or recurring donation, or buy a year's subscription for an ad-free experience. Thank you.


New Commenting System

Our comments are now powered by Insticator. In order to comment you will need to create an Insticator account. The process is quick and simple. When registering you will also be presented with the option to tie all your old Disqus comments to your new Insticator account. Please note that the ability to comment with a C&L site account is no longer available.

We welcome relevant, respectful comments. Any comments that are sexist or in any other way deemed hateful by our staff will be deleted and constitute grounds for a ban from posting on the site. Please refer to our Terms of Service (revised 3/17/2016) for information on our posting policy.