Plan "B" just released a new album called Full of Adventures, a project Dan Agosto produced at Get Small Studios and with a lot of the recording done over a long weekend in remote Wisconsin. Here's the first track, a great track, called "Another Winter" (check out Agosto's guitar solo right before the end):
Here's something really different, and exceptional. This is a video that Jeff Cooney of Firehawk Mediaworks send us. It's from The Philharmonia in London. Great visuals, great sounds, and an imaginative guide to some really cool classical music from Paul Rissman.
Reggie Rajah Helm is at M Lounge on Tuesday, July 22 from 7 to 10. Here's a look at his signature "jazz influenced R&B funk vibe" from his performance at the Regal Theater. There's more at the Rajah's Sax Facebook page.
Young Buffalo is a driving rock band out of Oxford, Mississippi who just released this single, a really melodic guitar vocal ride. They're on tour right now doing Pittsburgh, Minneapolis, Chicago, Dallas, Austin and El Paso all in the next week, believe it or not. The details are at their site (that's the link at the very, very start of this story), and in Chicago they're at Schubas this Sunday, July 13. Thanks to Alex at Girlie Action for the news.
Just found out about this beautiful track from the cool people at Girlie Action in New York. Wray is a three piece band from Alabama and this track is a lush trip through a dream rock guitar landscape. Their album comes out July 15 on Communicating Vessels. They're on tour all summer too -- just back up, all the dates are at that Communicating Vessels link you just went past.
Working today with Annie Deutz at Heart & Soul on the sound design for her new work for Thodos Dance Chicago's legendary New Dances concert, which she's closing with an original 'ohana Dreamdance track called All Day Long. He doesn't know it yet, but we're hoping to get her brother Matt to play the guitar on it. Here's a track from his Soundcloud, it's the live version of his song Green Grass