Last year I saw and heard David Mayfield for the first time at the Ann Arbor Folk Festival and was floored. This bundle of humor, cynicism, creativity, pure musician talent and overall unique folk artist is one not to miss. I enjoyed his humorous stage antics, but he is not a one trick pony - he really needs no antics to support him- his musical skills are honed and seasoned. Having worked with the Avett Brothers and many others, he is a serious force of creativity. He has to
Just completed the edits of Davy Knowles at Callahan's in Auburn Hills. Formerly from the band Back Door Slam, Davy hails from the Isle of Man and has a long history of Blues expertise and he certainly proved that last Saturday. He is promoting his new album "3 Miles from Avalon" - here's a link to pics from the show!
The youngest of the Marsalis Jazz Dynasty visited Detroit with his Quartet and graced the stage at the Detroit Music Hall Jazz Cafe. How cool to see him play in one of Detroit's coolest Jazz rooms?! The show was close to sold out and only a few standing spots were available for the one show. The set included a new composition they are working on just this week. In addition, the set covered some major classics and covers of jazz favorites. I was able to get the band together a