Monthly Archives: October 2013

Diggin: Guitar Gabriel’s “Summertime”

Listen: Summertime There is something spooky about Guitar Gabriel’s “Summertime”. “Summertime” is a George and Ira Gershwin song from the musical Porgy and Bess. It is one of the most recorded songs in history according to Wikipedia. On this recording, Michael Parrish plays piano and Mark Levinson sits in on trumpet. In the intro, Mike and Mark lull the listener…

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Adolphus Bell Passes Away

We heard, sadly, that Adolphus Bell passed away this morning. Last week Aaron, Ardie Dean and I all met up in Birmingham to see our old friend. His four-year fight with lung cancer had taken a turn for the worse and he was fighting pneumonia. Despite his tough situation, Adolphus was clear-headed, watched a beautiful message videoed by Denise, and…

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Listner’s Circle Volume 3 out this week!

We’re about to ship out Listener’s Circle Volume 3 – and it’s pretty awesome. Featuring tracks from artists like Harvey Arnold, Essie Mae Brooks, Guitar Gabriel, and more – it is exclusively available to Circle members and will not be around after October. The Listener’s Circle is a $30 monthly contribution, and comes with 6 exclusive compilations per year. Plus,…

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