Siffly Album on Bandcamp 

 This is a record of a live show we performed in 2013 in New Orleans at the Blue Nile.

This Band features Simon Lott, Micah Blouin, and myself. Simon recorded the tracks and I mixed it.

This Band…

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Palindromes 

Here is a new album by Matt Booth and Palindromes that was released on Jeff Albert's record label. This band has been working regularly in NOLA. We casually went in to the studio one day a few years back and…

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Skeets Henry McWilliams 1924-2017  

 

I had great pleasure of knowing Skeets for a brief moment in time. He was an extremely unique virtuoso guitarist and a humble gentleman. He was my first guitar hero. I used to sneak out of church so I could…

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David Garibaldi quote

"It's not overanalysing. It's a beat, you play it. Let it go. It's a perception that can be developed and improved upon throughout your musical life but it can also be your musical handwriting, how you perceive time.  
"In the…

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Fred Frith quote

" When you do it with other people, then all kinds of social aspects come into play, and mostly the qualities that make a good improviser are not dissimilar to the ones that I appreciate in my friends: being a…

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LPO Wu Man - pipa

The LPO presented a special concert to celebrate the Chinese new year here in New Orleans on January 31.  The program included Mahler, Stravinsky, and a Pipa concerto by chinese composer Zhao Jiping. The concerto was performed by Pipia Virtuoso…Read more