Famous Oklahoman Charlie Christian is considered a great pioneering soloist on the electric guitar.
Founding member and guitarist Chuck Lunn draws on a lengthy history with blues music for the quintet’s original acoustic jams.
“Every generation has to change the music,” Minner said, “otherwise, your mom might come to the party.”
“We’re the real deal,” Van Zant about their appeal to fans. “What you see is what you get.”
Great jazz musicians possess the nerve and skill to improvise beyond written notes on a page, becoming bare for criticism or praise with each newly formed measure.
It’s hard to emerge from the shadow of a legend, but Murali Coryell has made peace with the fact that his father is famed blues guitarist Larry Coryell. “He does things I can’t do. I do things he can’t do. We’re equal. So let’s play together!” the younger Coryell said. And they will, as both…