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Steve Oliver Concert Dates 2017

The thing about jazz instrumentalists, is that unless you are in tune with the artist's sound or tone, you may not know who is playing when their song comes on.  You do not have that problem with Steve Oliver.  He has a distinctive guitar sound, and you will know a Steve Oliver song when you hear it. So when did I first hear of Mr. Oliver?  I heard this song called High Noon on the radio.  That is off the Positive Energy album from 2002.  This actually coincided with the start of the ...

Blake Aaron New Single Vivid

Guitarist Blake Aaron is Sirius about making it a “VIVID” spring   The vivacious third single from the forthcoming “Color and Passion” album goes for radio adds on April 24.   ALISO VIEJO (11 April 2017): Guitarist Blake Aaron has been featured multiple times on SiriusXM over the past week as part of Jazz Appreciation Month just as his vibrant new single, “VIVID,” is preparing to bloom brightly. The third single issued in advance of his upcoming “Color and Passion” ...

Norman Brown Let It Go Album Review

I just want to go back to the year 1994 for a minute.  My musical tastes had broadened, and I was looking for different sounds and styles to quench my musical thirst.  There were two artists in particular that did this for me.  One, was the Brand New Heavies.  They had a UK Funk thing going on, and I had to grab everything that they did up to that point. The other was Norman Brown.  I heard his version of That's The Way Love Goes on the radio, and I just loved the flow of the song. ...

Grammy Nomination for Chuck Loeb

Guitar Wizard, Composer & Producer Chuck Loeb Scores Grammy Nomination for  Best Contemporary Instrumental Album for Newest CD UNSPOKEN Featuring Top 5 Billboard Single "Cotton Club" "Being nominated for a Grammy is always such an honor and very exciting of course, but in the case of this particular CD, I feel a strong sense of pride. Some of my very favorite people were involved in this project. I feel like all of the heart, soul and talent shine in very ...

Guitarist Lawson Rollins 3 Minutes to Midnight

Guitarist Lawson Rollins 3 Minutes to Midnight SAN FRANCISCO (1 November 2016): Three minutes to midnight. Time is lapsing. What would you do with the final moments of your day? Award-winning world beat guitarist Lawson Rollins pondered that question as he entered the recording studio to craft his seventh album, “3 Minutes to Midnight,” which will be released on January 20 via the Infinita Records label. Focusing on “the urgency of the moment, the exhilaration of the speed of ...