Author Archive for George W. Harris

The Expanders: Hustling Culture

The five piece band The Expanders is comprised of John Asher/drperc-voc, John Burcher/voc-g-perc, Chiquis Lozoya/voc-b, Roy Fishell/org and Devin Morrison/voc-g-perc deliver what we might call “old school” reggae. Earthy and without embellishments, the quintet sounds like vintage Jimmy Cliff, Desmond…

Fred Hersch: Solo

“Holds you in his arm chair you can feel his disease” John Lennon I finally caught Fred Hersch in concert this past year, and while his trio albums are superb, I’m glad I took him in during a solo performance,…