By Ben Ratliff Read full article here The new album from the band led by the jazz bassist Dezron Douglas, “Live at Smalls,” feels formally unsurprising on a few levels. It’s among the latest in a series of excellent-sounding records…

Interview on the Revivalist.com Dezron Douglas has been a working member of the international jazz scene since he was a teenager. A longtime student of Jackie Mclean, his resumé includes stints with a diverse array of leaders including Kenny Garrett,…