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The Ralph Lalama Quartet has blended the gentle harmonies of the tenor sax, guitar, bass and drums to produce the electrifying album, Energy Fields. With the world class of talent that has gained recognized fame, they come together, fueled by their love for jazz, to deliver an oscillating series of tracks that return to the classical and traditional methods of jazz with a hint of an upgrade. The blaring horns soar to the point of bursting a bubble as the guitar intersperses between tearing riffs against the grain and plucks dandies as the drums tingle.

The music is sizzling as the jazz exudes out of the instruments. You can hear the passion in every note as it filters through the air like a haze of fury that dances in front of you and dissolves. The wondrous sounds wind and turn, meandering and eventually overtake us. Ralph has really demonstrated an evolution in his career and through that has reached a point where he has an unmistakable sound. Energy Fields peddles out grooves with vibrant waves that are cloaked momentarily and then reappear in a flash.

This jazz stems from the roots of its origins and slams on a topping of a modern taste that can be appreciated by all. Energy Fields may have fewer than ten tracks but it's a staunch, catapulting force of music that glides to perfection, as it's nothing short of soothing. Ralph and the gang whip up some jazz like it's the good old days as they remind us what making music is all about.