For guitarist Steve Khan, "PARTING SHOT" (Golpe de Partida) marks his fourth release for Tone Center Records. The result is a stunning adventure in Latin Jazz.”PARTING SHOT” features brilliant performances from Khan and fiery drum and percussion solos from Dennis Chambers, Marc Quinones, and Bobby Allende. But what would one expect from a recording that is sure to be regarded as a classic in the Latin Jazz genre? There has been nothing like this one, that’s for certain!
Borrowed Time, picks up right where his 2006 award winning release, The Green Field left off. Once again, Khan is joined by the familiar names of of John Patitucci, Jack DeJohnette, and Manolo Badrena exploring compositions by Thelonious Monk, Ornette Coleman, McCoy Tyner, and a moving version of "You're
Michael Landau (Seal, Miles Davis, Pink Floyd, James Taylor) is perhaps the most widely respected session guitarist of all time . This double CD live recording captures Michael Landau's critically acclaimed guitar ability as it was showcased at an LA club during 2006. Landau makes his instrument do the talking on this 2 CD set, performing some of the most incredible sounds and phrases ever recorded on a guitar.
Michael Landau is perhaps the most widely respected session guitarist of all time. On "Organic Instrumentals", he once again proves to be the ultimate connoisseur of taste and tone as he navigates a cinematic assortment of musical landscapes. Landau contrasts some of the most melodically beautiful phrases ever recorded with passion drenched guitar solos, resulting in a guitar tour de force that must be heard to be believed. Acting as both engineer and producer, Landau is a master craftsman, working the recording console with the same artistry with which he approaches playing the guitar.
Jing Chi is a collaboration with renowned guitarist ROBBEN FORD, drummer VINNIE COLAIUTA (Sting, Frank Zappa, Steely Dan) and bassist JIMMY HASLIP (Yellow Jackets, Tommy Bolin, Steely Dan) with special guest appearances by BRIAN AUGER and STEVE TAVAGLIONE, brings to mind the essence of classic power trios crossed with an adventurous sophistication yet leaving room for each player's phenomenal soloing abilities.