Jeff Cochran Poetry CD

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Jeff worked at recording his new CD at The Addition Studio last spring and now the fruits of that effort can be held in the hand!

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This handsome  CD package is an impressive work of art, and it contains two CD’s with a total of 85 poems from this master craftsman of poetry and the spoken word.  Jeff’s artwork for the cd jacket was mastered by the talented graphic artist Gwen Jamison.

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Dan Hicks : How can we miss You if you don’t go away

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       Dan Hicks & his Hot Licks

I was sadden recently at the news that yet another one my musical influences has passed away.  “Dan Hicks and his Hot Licks”  was a very original group fronted by Hicks in the 70’s.  The group’s melding of ’40’s swing, jazzy instrumentation and somewhat comic, tongue-in-cheek compositions and performances was not lost on me and others…. Continue reading Dan Hicks : How can we miss You if you don’t go away

Studio Visitors: Rick Davies’ Latin Funk Thugtet

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In the studio this past week was Rick Davies and his Latin Funk Thugtet.  Rick has some great compositions for his group to perform and record.  Below are a few photos of the rhythm section laying down some tracks.  The horn section will track separately, after the rhythm section finishes their job.  I have to say, it’s been hard working on the mixes without breaking out in dance! P1030384

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