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The WestCoast Breeze 1-14-16 Playlist

Brian Elliot-Queens Of Clowns (One For Lily T.)
Greg Adams-Come Runnin’
Joseph Williams-I Didn’t Do It
La Bionda-Night Flight
DeBarge-Who’s Holding Donna Now
Ole Borud-Uptown Citizen… 41 more words

Anatomy Of THE Groove for 11/28/2015: "I Believe In Love" by Kenny Loggins

For the past six months? Have been debating with myself as to how to reintroduce this blog. There were some personal matters involved. Yet I was continually discouraged by saturation news about one act of gun violence and other forms of terrorism right after another. 460 more words

Jazz Funk

Fourplay @ 25: A Silver Lining Playbook

Any band in any genre of music, be it rock, country, classical or jazz can’t make it two and a half decades based solely on pure dumb luck. 741 more words

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Alphonse Mouzon - By All Means (Excaliber)

A songwriter, an arranger, a producer, also able to sing and paly keyboard and synths, Alphonse Mouzon‘s legacy embrace the Jazz-fusion scene and way beyond, as a frontman as a sideman, havin’ played with artists such as… 77 more words


West Coast Bliss: Lee Ritenour's Rit 2

Sequels are seldom a good idea in the movie business, and thankfully they’re a lot less prevalent in the music game. But one of the most successful ‘franchises’ of the ’80s was guitarist Lee Ritenour’s… 364 more words

Album Reviews

Lee Ritenour - A Twist of Rit

With over 40 albums and 35 chart songs on his belt guitarist Lee Ritenour is one of the most important and popular musicians of the smooth jazz and contemporary jazz scene. 115 more words

Smooth Jazz