[embedyt]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pMNBvSl3AN8[/embedyt] The album offers a lot of direct jazz, like the quick review of “Swingset” shows – and the rest is a matter of swing that may remind you of Ramsey Lewis, the beginning of Herbie Hancock and perhaps Thelonious Monk.think ‘By Ya’. To complete the picture, the album was co-produced by Sirkka Svanoe Wood, whose Finnish name means “cricket”, hence the title of the album. But “his” first love is jazz blues and that’s what “he” offers in “his” recent 10-track album “Crickets”. The album is a collection that has the ambition to become a classic jazz quintet of the ’60s and ’70s. PHIL MADEIRA; Cricket is now available at Mercyland Records. The recording only takes a few minutes and offers more possibilities.