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Mystic Mile

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Mystic Mile

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
genre:
Jazz

We gave it an A-

ROBBEN FORD & THE BLUE LINE Mystic Mile (GRP) Great American guitar hero Robben Ford is calling the blues home these days. But, with his nimble trio, he takes fruitful side trips to the tightened-up funk of ”Busted Up” and to the sweet Beatles-esquerie of ”Trying to Do the Right Thing.” Check out the stunning fluency of his soloing on ”Misdirected Blues”: This alone is a jazz- tinged summary of a brilliant on-and-off career that has never relied on guitar circus tricks. A- -JW

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