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Jimmy Herring - Lifeboat

Jimmy Herring – Lifeboat

Guitarist Jimmy Herring has spent most of his illustrious career as a sideman. His stellar playing with bands such as Aquarium Rescue Unit, Phil Lesh and Friends, The Grateful Dead, and most recently Widespread Panic, has solidified his reputation as the preeminent guitarist to come out the jam band scene. Arguably his most interesting work has been with some of the side-project bands he has playe... »

Jimmy Herring

Jimmy Herring Interview

DRIFTIN’ ON A LIFEBOAT   Guitar great Pat Metheny once said, I’m still constantly amazed, considering how many guitar players there are out there in the world, how few really good ones there are. [*] In the opinion of the top-level musicians that he has played with, and the fans he has gathered from countless miles of touring: Jimmy Herring is well beyond the really good category. Altho... »

Project Z – Lincoln Memorial

Jimmy Herring/Project Z – Lincoln Memorial

Bill Bruford once told me in an interview during his last tour with Yes (for the album Union) that chamber or group free improvisation has been a tradition and joy among classically trained European musicians, and that formally scheduled open jam sessions were widely in practice during the time of J.S. Bach and likely long before. As jazz and rock forms in music derived from a blending of European... »

Project Z – Lincoln Memorial

Project Z – Lincoln Memorial

Personnel: Jimmy Herring – Guitar Jeff Sipe (aka Apt Q-258) – Drums Greg Osby – Saxophone Ricky Keller – Bass Jason Crosby – Keyboards Tracks: 1. Departure 2. Miso Soup 3. Stale Salt Lugs 4. Freener Frolic 5. You Do 6. Sister Barbie 7. Slaif 8. Sad Sack 9. ‘Ol Bugaboo 10. Zamb Fear 11. Microburst 12. Lincoln Memorial 13. Arrival When I started playing guitar in ... »

Jimmy Herring

Revisiting Roots: Jimmy Herring & Jeff Sipe

Jimmy Herring is one of guitar’s most distinctive voices. Currently touring with Grateful Dead legend Phil Lesh, he is better known among jazz and fusion fans as one of the founders of The Aquarium Rescue Unit, Project Z with drumming icon Jeff Sipe and the late Ricky Keller and the Jazz is Dead band with Billy Cobham and Alphonso Johnson. Apt Q258 and Jimmy Herring have been close friends f... »

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