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Wagatail Presents: Bill Evans' Soulgrass featuring Steve Kimock, Tim Carbone, and Matt Bradford

Thoughout his more than 20 year career as a solo artist, saxophonist Bill Evans has explored a variety of musical settings. SoulGrass is Evans' own foray into the world of "jambands" mostly because its a fusion of styles rooted in Rock and Americana with a funkier and jazzier delivery as you might expect. The key ingredient remains the same.. great songs and great musicianship! 
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Bill Evans' Soulgrass: Saxophonist Bill Evans first joined Miles Davis group in 1980 at the age of 22, and went on to record six records and tour the world with Davis numerous times over a four-year period. He then toured and recorded three CDs with John McLaughlin and the Mahavishnu Orchestra, and later played with Herbie Hancock, Lee Ritenour, Dave Grusin, Steps Ahead and Mick Jagger, among others, garnering a few Grammy Awards® along the way. The sax man has been touring almost exclusively with his own band since 1990, playing well over 100 concerts worldwide per year. He has recorded 19 solo CDs, including his latest, Dragonfly, and received two Grammy® nominations for his solo releases, one for Soul Insider (2002) and the other for Soulgrass (2006). Throughout his more than 20-year career as a solo artist, saxophonist Bill Evans has explored a variety of musical settings that go well beyond the confines of traditional jazz, including rock, hip-hop, jam, fusion, reggae, Brazilian and slamming funk. Evans stepped into more adventurous territory with his 2006 Grammy®- nominated release Soulgrass, blending jazz, funk and bluegrass into a seamless and wholly unique hybrid of quintessentially American styles. He collaborated on the project with an exciting and eclectic group of all-stars, including Vinnie Colaiuta, Stuart Duncan, Jerry Douglas, Bela Fleck, Bruce Hornsby, John Scofield, Victor Wooten and Mark Egan.

Matt Bradford: Combining blistering dobro and gritty lyrics, Matt Bradford weaves instrumental mastery and heartfelt songwriting into a genre-defying blend of Folk, Blues, Americana, Country, and Pop. The savvy listener will detect echoes of a wide range of artists from Townes Van Zandt to Bruce Springsteen, and Jeffrey Foucault to Chris Whitley. But ultimately, it is distinctly Matt Bradford. When he's not hushing a rowdy bar, livening up an intimate listening room, touring, or playing in studio, Matt's usually sleeping--because when he's awake he has a dobro in his hands.  His motto is “there’s no place better than any place with a dobro.”  

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