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Take Five With Todd Clouser

Read "Take Five With Todd Clouser" reviewed by AAJ Staff


Meet Todd Clouser:A young, genre-defying guitarist, composer, and writer, Berklee graduate Todd Clouser is an accomplished musician across the modern jazz and rock spectrum, leading a unique path to recognition as an up-and-coming act, finding his own voice performing with musicians from Keb' Mo' to Downtown NYC jazz legend, Steven Bernstein.Clouser's impassioned ...

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Dislocation Blues

Label: Rounder Records
Released: 2007
Track listing: Stagger Lee; Twelve Thousand Miles; When I Paint My Masterpiece; Rocket House; The Road Leads Down; Dislocation Blues; Forever in My Life; Velocity Girl; Ravenswood; Underground; Changing of the Guard; Motion Bride; Hellhound on My Trail.

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Chris Whitley / Jeff Lang: Dislocation Blues

Read "Dislocation Blues" reviewed by Doug Collette


Dislocation Blues is the work of kindred spirits in a sustained moment of inspiration. Recorded in April of 2005, months before guitarist/vocalist Chris Whitley's death from cancer, the album finds the late Texan united with his Australian cohort, guitarist Jeff Lang, as they confront their emotions and, by the alchemy that is music, transform that interaction ...

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Reiter In

Label: Red Parlor
Released: 2006
Track listing: I Wanna Be Your Dog; Bring It On Home; Inn; Mountainside; Cut The Cards; . German Film Star; Are Friends Electric?; Reiter I; I Go Evil; All Beauty Taken From You In This Life Remains Forever; Come Home.

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Chris Whitley & The Bastard Club: Reiter In

Read "Reiter In" reviewed by Doug Collette


Chris Whitley died of cancer in November of 2005, a tragedy that robbed us of one of the most distinctive yet unheralded musicians of our time. Inspired and inspiring as Reiter In may be, this product of his last recording sessions is every bit the statement of closure and adieu that The Wind represented for the ...

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Soft Dangerous Shores

Label: Messenger
Released: 2005
Track listing: Fireroad (For Two); Soft Dangerous Shores; As Day Is Long; Valley of the Innocents; city of Women; Times Square Machine(NYC February 1991); Her Furious angels; Last Million Miles; Medicine Wheel; End Game Holiday; Breath of Shadows.

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Chris Whitley: Soft Dangerous Shores

Read "Soft Dangerous Shores" reviewed by Doug Collette


Soft Dangerous Shores is something of a companion piece to Chris Whitley's last album with a band, Hotel Vast Horizon, right down to the closing piece played virtually solo on banjo. If there's anything more haunting than silence and space, as on the ever so sparse predecessor, it's the judicious use of effects--and that's what's at ...


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