SociaLybrium

SociaLybrium

Bernie Worrell, Blackbyrd McKnight, Melvin Gibbs, JT Lewis

With all the cross-pollination, feverish stabs at greatness and straight-up reunion-itis going on in live music these days, it seems like the word "supergroup"—a term once reserved for the privileged few who could run the gauntlet of critical scrutiny (not to mention rabid fandom) and actually take us all higher—gets thrown around with astonishing regularity. Two bands break up, and suddenly a new supergroup takes their place, or a few heavy-duty session players pool their chips,... more