This long-awaited release of a live performance at Richard's in June of 1974 from this Southern Rock boogie-jam band. This is a part of Southern Rock history from the band Al Kooper called "his Beatles, and Lynyrd Skynyrd his Rolling Stones"
Atlanta band - created by former members of Mose Jones
Bryan Cole, Marvin Taylor, Michael Bastedo, Steve McRay
Their self-titled CD is combination of originals and their own brand of cover songs recorded in KALA studios, the now defunct studio home to ICIBAN Records, where the band members were studio musicians, producers, songwriters...
For more information on this group, check out their web site
"Ain't No Time" - from the Java Monkey CD
Songwriters Bryan Cole and Marvin Taylor come together for their
CD project of all-original-songs.
Scott Freeman of Creative Loafing wrote about "Mercy Road": “A smartly-crafted collection of original songs by two of Atlanta's premier musicians, ‘Mercy Road’ is full of stand-out tracks that were born out of life's joys and its hard lessons. Impossible to categorize, not easy to forget.”
Blues and Jazz
singer, Francine Reed - best know for her musical relationship
with Lyle Lovett, recording and touring for over 25 years with
the Texas troubadour, as well as Willie Nelson and Delbert
McClinton. Of course she has at least 5 more CD projects of her
own still available in the market place.
This 13 song CD
is just a sampling of Francine's depth as an artist and
performer - captured live at one of Atlanta's famous listening
venues, Eddie's Attic.