||One CD (2009)
Ameen Saleem discography ONE is saxophonist Stacy Dillard's debut disc for the New York-based Smalls Records, wherein he leads a combo of electric guitar, electric piano, bass, and drums. ONE manages to cover a few distinct stylistic bases--hard bop, post bop, the early days of fusion (circa 1968/'69)--and yet is a solid, consistently good listen. Dillard plays soprano and tenor saxophones, but plays mostly tenor throughout. His sound is big, brawny, and surging in the manner of ...