Posts Tagged ‘ Vantage Point ’

Mike Murray – Vantage Point

Mike Murray‘s 21st commercial release, Vantage Point, is a combination of new down tempo and foot stomping Smooth Jazz/Chillout tracks guaranteed to uniquely transport the listener. Mike’s proven recipe contains the following flavors: 1 teaspoon of George Duke’s essence, 1 teaspoon of FourPlay’s flavoring, 3 Tablespoons of Paul Hardcastle’s broth, 2 Teaspoons of Mandrill’s funk. A pinch of Bob James and two cup’s of Mike Murray. Mix and let simmer for about an hour. Serve chilled or hot…

Vantage Point is available on CDBaby.

New Latitude – Vantage Point

Founder of the formation New Latitude are guitarists and composers Dave Erickson and Jim Carr. Their collective debut album is entitled Convergence (2014). Their sophomore project Vantage Point (2017) is now released.

The guitar duo is joined on the new album by Deon Kuhl (drums & percussion) and Robert Strickland (bass). New Latitude is comparing themselves with the music of Acoustic Alchemy, California Guitar Trio and Dominic Miller.

The opener Springtime offers an undercurrent of joy in abundance. Two guitars in perfect pitch and harmony allow to fly your dream. The Journey shows more of the acoustic consonance of both instruments finding ways into the sonic unison with wonderfully gentle phrases.

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