CONCERT CALENDAR: Check out what's happening
YourGV.comCONCERT CALENDAR: Check out what's happening this weekendYourGV.comBerglund Center, Roanoke … Rick Springfield and Richard Marx Jan. 21; Travis Tritt Feb. 19; Celtic Woman March 25; Chris Stapleton April 20. • Carolina Theatre, Durham … Pat Metheny Jan. 26; Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes March 3; Three Dog ...
Posted on 10 January 2017 | 9:00 pm
David Bowie: How he changed music, fashion
MicDavid Bowie: How he changed music, fashion and techMicEven if Bowie didn't directly impact jazz and country, Lynch pointed out that he worked with numerous jazz musicians, including Pat Metheny. Intellectual arguments aside, there are the raw numbers: Bowie's Billboard history spanned 40 years. His first ...and more »
Posted on 10 January 2017 | 3:15 am
Bergmann Duo finds Floyd on two keyboards -
Bergmann Duo finds Floyd on two keyboards - Surrey NewsSurrey LeaderCentre Stage at Surrey City Hall begins the new year with the acclaimed Bergmann Piano Duo performing Wish You Were Here: The Music of Pink Floyd & More ...and more »
Posted on 9 January 2017 | 4:58 pm
'Up and Coming' John Abercrombie plays like
Lexington Herald Leader'Up and Coming' John Abercrombie plays like seasoned pro on new albumLexington Herald LeaderIt may breeze along with a Pat Metheny-like lilt on the album-closing “Jumbles” or chill within the airy introspection of “Tears.” Either way, Abercrombie adorns the music with the elegance of a stylist who has remained altogether down with being up ...
Posted on 9 January 2017 | 2:58 pm
Rotem Sivan Trio - NY Blueprint
NY BlueprintRotem Sivan TrioNY BlueprintHe was influenced by a variety of music genres including Baroque compositors, classic rock, Middle-Eastern and Indian music. His early influences were Led Zeppelin, J.S. Bach, Jimi Hendrix, Pat Metheny, Leonard Cohen, John Schofield, Erik Satie, W.A. ...
Posted on 9 January 2017 | 8:45 am
Joe Bonamassa Slays Santa Barbara Bowl
These included a 1977 show by Dave Mason, 1978 photos of Santana and Joni Mitchell, with Pat Metheny and Jaco Pastorius, and all the way up to an 80’s show by The Clash. We couldn’t find the images in what has become a cavernous back stage area.
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:59 pm
The John Patitucci Electric Guitar Quartet:
Like some of Pat Metheny’s music, it has a sneaky way of being both incredibly pleasant and then, actually, unique and marvelous too. Amidst a season of Big Jazz Statements from the likes of Kamasi Washington, Brooklyn is no Epic but something just as ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 5:22 pm
Possum Jenkins Brings Rootsy Rock to Blowing
I love Led Zeppelin, but I also love Pat Metheny. I love Doc Watson. I got turned on to Derek Trucks when he was 17 and I was 16. His approach definitely figured into how I approach the guitar. I don’t really play slide guitar, but Trucks’ rhythm ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 2:33 pm
New Artist Reviews: Gideon King & City
Throughout his life, he has found musical inspiration from Steely Dan, John Coltrane, Neil Young, Earth, Wind & Fire, Wayne Shorter, John Scofield, Seal, Pat Metheny and many more in the worlds of classical, jazz and pop. James Genus, who is one of the ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 12:49 pm
Pat Metheny Brings Expansive Range to
Guitarist Pat Metheny, the artist-in-residence for the 36th annual Detroit Jazz Festival (Sept. 4-7), has never come across as your typical jazzman. With a sartorial style more Topanga Canyon than New York City, his home for some 20 years, a leonine mane ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 9:18 pm