Showing posts from January, 2012

Abe Laboriel: Amazing Fans with His Mad Skills at NAMM 2012

All you have to say is "Abe Laboriel," and people know that you know something about music. Abraham has been a part of the music scene for over 40 years and has recorded with the best of the best and been on the best of the best albums recorded in history, such as, George Benson's "Give Me The Night," Quincy Jones'"The Dude," Al Jarreau, just about every Lee Ritenour album ever recorded, including with Dave Grusin and many, many others. Oh and of course I have to mention my favorite album: RIT by Lee Ritenour So, for me, it was a huge treat to see this man once again live at this year's NAMM Show in Anaheim, CA. For almost 30 years, I've not only seen Abe perform with my favorite artists, but have gleaned his wisdom in a workshop held at the Christian Musician Summit back in 2005. What a wise and eloquent speaker. Abe knows his skills VERY well. But you won't find a more humble human being. Okay . . . you will, but Abe is up there as f

MUTEMATH Announces Support Band

Well. . . the guys are gearing up for what I believe, will be one INCREDIBLE tour!! As the time is drawing near for MUTEMATH to hit the road, fans have been itching to know who will be touring with them. Today they announced that Nashville native, "Canon Blue" will be joining them for their 2012 Spring Odd Soul Tour The Opening Band. Who are they? Do I care? I hate going to see my favorite band and not know who the opening band is. So this time. . . I am getting ready!! Where have I been that I've never heard of them or . . . him!! Daniel James I am on Canon Blue's website right now and am LOVIN' what I am hearing!!! MUTEMATH has definitely made the right choice in choosing Canon Blue!! So all you MUTEMATH fans, prepare yourselves for a fantastic show and go to Canon Blue's site and listen to a few cuts from Daniel's latest release; "Rumspringa." If you haven't gotten your tickets yet, DON'T WAIT!!! Their stop in Los Angeles at Club No