From Canada to the Southern States, from Big Sugar to Grady, Gordie Johnson has created a unique sound transcends borders and inspires his fans and other musicians alike.
“I started out so inspired by my elders, and I got to play with many of the guys I listened to on records, like Miles Davis, Joe Henderson, Chick Corea, Herbie Hancock , and Steve Swallow for that matter. Then you get to pass it on. That’s the … Read more →
With a masterful boogie woogie piano touch and a voice brimming with Southern crackle, the infamous Dr. John is a genuine original. He is a living testament to the heritage of incredible cultural and musical diversity in the city of New Orleans. With triumph comes tragedy, and Dr. John, along with countless other artists and citizens, continues to search for balance in the ongoing struggles of coastal Louisiana.
“The only way that you can really stay innovative in music is to be in love with life. You have to live life to be innovative in music.” ~ Stevie Wonder – Stevie Wonder is easily one of the most naturally gifted musicians in modern music. In a career…
Carlos Santana is one of the few guitarists whose sound is instantly identifiable, even after just a single note. From Tijuana to San Francisco, from playing guitar in venues with dirt floors to some of the finest stages in the world, Santana has lived a life of extremes that have drawn him down a deep spiritual path, helping him to balance the dark and light.
For International Guitar Month, we would be terribly remiss if we overlooked the master — Jeff Beck.