The son of renowned guitarist Jimmy Raney, Doug Raney has understandably been heavily influenced by his father. He’s an extraordinary soloist, and utilizes nearly identical full shades, sharp chording, and liquid voicings. He produced his first documenting with his dad and Al Haig within the middle-’70s, then do duo dates along with his father in the past due ’70s. Raney documented for Steeplechase within the ’70s and ’80s, and Criss Combination within the ’80s. He documented with Chet Baker and Bernt Rosengren, and performed in Horace Parlan’s music group. Raney includes a couple of periods available on Compact disc.