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!
This was one of those days you remember, as Jimmy Vivino (Conan O’Brien, Fab Faux, his own amazing body of work) sat in with the Ripple Allstars and allowed me to throw down with him a little bit … it was awesome!
It was a privilege to sit in with the American Beauty Band at Hailey’s Harp & Pub this past weekend. Larry, Katie and the group are great curators of this music!
The Jambaritos have taken to mashing up Josie with various songs – here it is paired with Do It Again in a nice workout from last July.
I love love love playing this tune – here’s a nice version from soundcheck @ The Bitter End a few weeks ago.
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…