It has been 35 years since the band’s first release. Their last four releases have been nominated for a Grammy. They are like the Meryl Streep of jazz.
They do not, by the way, call this a “world music” recording. That term is an eye roller. They say it is basically a case of the music they have come in contact with influencing the band subtly. Essentially this is a Spyro Gyro record but with hints, dribs and drabs of world influence.