Date: May 17th, 2007 · Tags: Jazz Artist Review · Recommended New Music

Ed Taylor Former Motown session guitarist has released a sweet collection of Smooth Jazz tunes that are cool and breezy called TAYLOR MADE.The Tacoma, WA resident well known for jazz guitar stylings in the Northwest. Taylor began his playing at the young age of 13 – He grew up playing to the sounds of George Benson, the Rolling Stones and the Beatles.

TAYLOR MADE features some funky grooves (“Seven Inch Drop” and “Funky Stitch”), silky smooth vocals (“Enough For 2” and “Romantic Moments”), Latin-influenced jazz (“Sunset In Mexico”), and Smooth Jazz (“Sexy Threads,” “Patterns” and the Radio pick, “Shorts, Socks & ; Sandals”).Also on the album, Ed Taylor Band features Taylor on guitar and vocals, Dennis Blackmon on keyboards, Kevin England on trumpet and flugelhorn, Willy Fisher on drums and John Roberts on bass.Make Northwest jazz in your music collection.

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