The Mahavishnu Orchestra was one of the true pioneers of jazz/fusion as was their leader, visionary guitar icon John Mclaughlin. This collection features stellar performances by some of today's greatest guitar talents including: John Abercrombie, Warren Haynes (Govt Mule), Jimmy Herring (Allman Brothers), Mike Stern (Miles Davis), Steve Lukather (Toto), Steve Morse (Deep Purple), Greg Howe (Michael Jackson, Justin Timberlake), Frank Gambale (Chic Corea), Jeff Richman and Dave "Fuze" Fiuczynski.
John Coltrane's musical virtuosity not only influenced sax players, but also composers and soloists on many other instruments. "A Guitar Supreme" brings together the creme de la creme of jazz/fusion guitarists with Mike Stern (Miles Davis), Larry Coryell, Eric Johnson, Steve Lukather (Toto), Greg Howe (Michael Jackson, Justin Timberlake), Jeff Richman, Frank Gambale (Chic Corea) and more, paying a guitar tribute to one of the most influential jazz musicians of all time.
Viva Carlos! features Vinnie Moore,Jeff Richman,Mike Stern, Eric Gales, Pat Martino Eric Johnson, Frank Gambale, Robben Ford, Albert Lee, Coco Montoya some of the greatest names in progressive jazz/fusion, blues, and rock guitar, each paying tribute to rock guitar icon Carlos Santana, a pioneer of Latin-influenced rock music. A Gifted composer and powerful band leader, Carlos Santana has created a phenomenal catalog of memorable compositions in the genres of rock,jazz/rock and Latin music.
Already heralded as "a monumental achievement in contemporary jazz," Steve Khan's "THE GREEN FIELD" is the realization of the guitarist's unique musical vision. John Patitucci ( Chic Corea), Jack DeJohnette (Herbie Hancock, Miles Davis), and Manolo Badrena (Rolling Stones, Talking Heads, Blondie) return to form the core group, and the 18-minute title track may well be Khan's most important work to date.