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Album review: Larry Carlton, Friends (1983)

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT, JULY 1, 1983

By Steve Newton

One of the reigning monarchs of L.A. session guitarists, Larry Carlton has played with some of the best in the world. 152 more words

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Best Wishes

My new book Jeff Porcaro Grooves is NOW available in paperback format. Thanks to everyone who has purchased the e-book version… I’m very pleased.

Through the last two years, I transcribed some of the best Jeff Porcaro works, selling separately as drum sheet music… now all of this transcriptions have been set and re-edited in one book, that includes also a biography and an unpublished drum sheet music for… 48 more words

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THE LIFE AND TIMES OF CHI COLTRANE.

The Life and Times of Chi Coltrane.

The word prodigy is an overused word, but that is the only way to describe Chi Coltrane who could play eight different instruments by the time she was twelve. 3,243 more words

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New book: Jeff Porcaro Grooves NOW AVAILABLE

I’m very happy and proud to present my first book: my personal dedication to one of my favorite drummers: Jeff Porcaro.

The book (42 pages) includes eight transcriptions of some of his most memorable performances, playing with artists such as Toto, Boz Scaggs, Steely Dan and Michael McDonald (most transcriptions have been previously available on the blog, sold on digital marketplaces as… 89 more words

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In Appreciation of the Drummer

I learned the guitar and also used to be a bass player. The first additional instrument I’d pick up if I had the time would be the drums – and, yes, also after soundproofing a room in my basement! 2,026 more words

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Toto - Hold the Line (Drum Sheet Music)

Hi folks, here’s the full drum sheet music for Hold The Line by Toto from the album Toto (1978), with Jeff Porcaro on drums. 24 more words

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Toto – Georgy Porgy - Live version (Drum Sheet Music)

Hi folks, here’s the full drum sheet music for the live version of Georgy Porgy by Toto from the amazing show at Le Zenith in Paris (1990). 62 more words

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