Dennis Rea's adventurous guitar playing blends modern jazz, creative rock, experimental music, and world musical
traditions into an approach that is uniquely his own, marked by haunting lyricism, enigmatic textures, agile
improvisation, and the raw dynamism of rock.
Over the years Dennis has led or been a key contributor to such innovative groups as Moraine, LAND, Iron Kim Style,
Zhongyu, Stackpole, Savant, Earthstar, Identity Crisis, and Ting Bu Dong. He has performed or recorded with many
prominent creative musicians, including acclaimed French composer Hector Zazou, Dutch jazz legend Han Bennink,
trombone virtuoso Stuart Dempster, godfather of Chinese rock Cui Jian, and Korean master musician Young Sub Lee,
as well as members of King Crimson, Hawkwind, R.E.M., Pearl Jam, Soundgarden, Santana, Ministry, and the Sun Ra