Baby Ray & The Ferns

This short-lived unit was the brainchild of Frank Zappa through the period he owned and operated Studio Z in Cucamonga, California, USA. Two Zappa-penned tracks, ‘How’s Your Parrot’ and ‘The Globe’s Greatest Sinner’, had been recorded after that leased to Bob Keene’s Donna label, who released the outcomes as an …

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Larry Combs

Larry Combs is among the world’s leading orchestral clarinetists, is dynamic in chamber music, and takes on within the busy Chicago jazz picture. He started to play clarinet in Charleston at age ten and by enough time he was thirteen got a strong plenty of technique and status that he …

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The Fringe

Tenor-saxophonist George Garzone, a well-respected educator at Berklee and a flexible improviser, shaped the Fringe (along with bassist Richard Appleman and drummer Bob Gullotti) in order to come with an outlet to be able to improvise quite freely. The initial unit documented three albums because of their Ap-Gu-Ga label (called …

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Bill Emerson

Costs Emerson is among the most influential music artists in bluegrass. He started playing electric guitar in 1955 and banjo the next year, that was when he noticed a efficiency by Uncle Bob & the Blue Ridge Companions on the Rockville, MD, radio place. He was therefore captivated by their …

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Baby Dodds

Probably the first important jazz drummer, Baby Dodds was among the earliest to alter his patterns throughout a performance; a solid exemplory case of his exciting style could be heard on the trio overall performance (with Jelly Move Morton and Baby’s sibling Johnny) of “Wolverine Blues” in 1927. A significant …

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The Churchills

The Churchills are another alternative pop/rock foursome who try to pluck and pounce upon smart rock tunes, swirling harmonies, and quick melodies. Hailing from pouches of New York/New Shirt, The Churchills made an appearance on two shows of ABC’s Spin Town prior to liberating their debut, You Are Right here, …

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Carol Connors

b. Annette Kleinbard, 13 November 1940, New Brunswick, NJ, USA. Located in LA, California, USA, Connors started her singing profession under her delivery name as an associate of the TEDDIES, a past due 50s vocal group that also highlighted Phil Spector in its line-up. She after that documented singles for …

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Hot Apple Pie

Created in 2002 by founded singer/songwriter Brady Seals, Hot Apple Pie’s distinctly diverse making of country, pop, and R&B bears with it a pedigree for success. Seals, a touring musician because the age group of 16, stocks the blood of several market heavyweights, including Jimmy Seals of Seals & Crofts, …

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The Chubbies

The mind behind California’s Chubbies was songwriter/vocalist/guitarist Jeannette Kantzalis, who, after several false starts with actual bandmates, sent some self-recorded, solitary demos to OVER John at Sympathy for the Record Industry. The antimogul adored them, and he quickly released the Chubbies’ debut 7″, aswell as the 1995 full-length I’m the …

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The Four Preps

The clean-cut Western world Coast-based 4 Preps are best remembered for the string of Top 100 hits through the later ’50s and early ’60s, including “26 Mls (Santa Catalina),” “Big Guy,” “Straight down by the Place,” “Lazy Summer months Evening,” “Got a woman,” “It Ain’t Hardly ever,” “Moon River,” “Lollipops …

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