Tag: fusion

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GOAT | Coachella | 4/11/14 (PHOTOS)

CLICK HERE TO CHECK OUT BLOG ENTRIES OF OTHER BANDS I SAW AT COACHELLA! I hadn’t planned on checking out their set, but a good friend of mine suggested that it’d be worth my time. I’m glad I took the suggestion, because GOAT was a perfect mid-afternoon band for me. This band from Sweden, with their fusion of experimental rock, afrobeat and acid rock, really, I found my feet … Read More GOAT | Coachella | 4/11/14 (PHOTOS)

Album Review: Alphonso Johnson’s “Yesterday’s Dreams”

Hardly known, and often overlooked, Alphonso Johnson was an electric bass player of the highest order in the 70s. He has played alongside some jazz music’s greats, including, Horace Silver, Woody Herman, Chuck Mangione, and Chet Baker. His popularity rose to its heights during the late 70’s had was able to record solo albums while simultaneously playing Weather Report. “Yesterday’s Dream” epitomizes Alphoso Johnson’s … Read More Album Review: Alphonso Johnson’s “Yesterday’s Dreams”