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Eclectic songwriter/guitarist Tom Burris steps out in the Big Apple with a new (since his last CD) group, a batch of new songs, and a new producer (John Alagia of Dave Matthews fame). Released: 10/1/2000 Label: Safari Records Genre: Rock … Continue reading
The title evokes John Coltrane and his spirit of free improvisation. The Zen Trickster’s songs and jams, and their sense of community, reflect the influence of the Grateful Dead. Released: 12/1/1999 Label: Safari Records Visit Artist’s Website… Genre: Rock All … Continue reading
Five Degrees of Soul is a Latin Acid jazz band from Los Angeles that plays an exciting fusion of Latin percussion, jazz melodies and funk beats. "Esplendidos," their latest CD, is meant to showcase their live sound, and presents a … Continue reading
Martin Simpson is a gifted and captivating finger-style guitarist who plays a mix of original songs and traditional standards from the American and British songbooks. In "Bootleg USA," Simpson captures moments from a series of inspired performances that show him … Continue reading