Today’s featured video is a performance of Chick Corea’s “Sea Journey” by the Jazz Bandits. We have been performing most Fridays at the West Bank Café, 42nd and 9th Ave in NYC throughout 2021. The Bandits have been nominated in the BroadwayWorld (BWW) Cabaret Awards – please visit their site if you can, and vote for the Jazz Bandits! We are category eight; feel free to click through all the other categories before and after ours to make the voting process as short as possible, and thank you!
Featuring today this Little Milton classic, also covered frequently by Jerry Garcia Band back in the day…..
Here’s one I liked from the recent Ripple Allstars show @ The Bitter End. Check out this Dylan cover (longest song title ever, and it doesn’t even appear in the song), “It Takes a Lot to Laugh, It Takes a Train to Cry”.
Here’s a reel of highlights of me playing Grateful Dead music with The Jambaritos. I devoted myself to this music early on as a teenager, then moved on for some years and now I’m back to this rich songbook. Not for everyone, but those of us that love it, love it!
Here’s the highlight reel from the November visit to McGillin’s!
After a quiet February, here’s the March calendar so far: Mar 20 – Appearing on lead guitar and vocals with The Jambaritos @ Katie’s of Smithtown, 145 W Main Street, Smithtown, NY 11787. No tickets required, location in eastern Long Island. Playing classic rock including Steely Dan, Grateful Dead, Eagles, Allman Brothers, Tom Petty –…
Here’s a video from one of my newer projects, Knock ‘Em Dead, a Grateful Dead tribute. This is our take on an extended series of their tunes – Truckin’ > The Other One > Bird Song. The multitrack mix and video were done by yours truly.