Rant’n’Roll: Piano Dead, Americana, Hindu Fusion, Jersey Gospel

Holly Bowling has totally revamped the music of the Grateful Dead on her epic two-CD solo piano work Better Left Unsung (Royal Potato Family). She did the same thing on her ambitious Distillation Of A Dream: The Music Of Phish Reimagined For Solo Piano. On both projects, she’s painstakingly transcribed …

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Rant ‘N’ Roll: Americana Extravaganza

Cobalt (Ellersoul/City Hall) by Holland K. Smith is free-wheeling, totally satisfying rockin’ blues with nods to soul, jazz and even Latin (complete with sax and extra percussion). Smith sings sweeter than he looks. With his exemplary guitar work produced by underground blues legend Anson Funderburgh, Cobalt is the kind of …

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