Tonal Grounding of the Harp!

riends! End ‘o October and there’s a mini chill over here this morning. I’m warming the house with Alice Coltrane’s harp on “Journey in Satchidananda.” Pharaoh Sanders is on tenor and the music could easily head completely out but it hovers in eastern bliss tonality with the magnetism of the […] Read more »

Night Eyes!

ey Friends, life is good over here at studio central and in between pushing buttons and directing traffic I managed to pen a few sonic ditties. It turns out we’ve got a hit scheduled for tomorrow (with Mack and Duncan) and the idea of guitar trio sparked a little creative […] Read more »

Colliding Schedules Lining Up for the Good of Humanity!

ola Gente Hermosa! What a fantastic and busy week over here at SpragueLand. SF vocalist Jennifer Lee has occupied the studio for a week and we’ve been graced with creative rhythmic pulses from Duncan; low end stability from Bob Magnusson, Gunnar Biggs and Justin Grinnell; accordion (that most illegal of […] Read more »