Month: June 2017

Jean Luc Ponty at BB Kings

This was another awesome show !  Enigmatic Ocean is one of my top fusion albums of all time with the great Alan Holdsworth and Darryl Stuermer on guitars with Steve Smith on Drums.  This show was packed which I was glad to see.  Ponty is getting up there in age (75!) and said in an interview that this was his last tour.  He can still play and had a few local jazz violinists come up and jam with the...

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Brand X at BB Kings

Yet another amazing show by Brand X.  This time, Kenwood was replaced by Kenny Grahowski on drums who I think did a much better job.  It would have been nice to hear a drummer play the original “Phil” grooves but it was awesome nonetheless. It’s amazing to watch and listen to Percy Jones on...

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