Jazz Guitar http://wemu.org en With The Wind And The Rain - Pure Pleasure from Guitarist Joshua Breakstone http://wemu.org/post/wind-and-rain-pure-pleasure-guitarist-joshua-breakstone <p>I decided to look at guitarist Joshua Breakstone’s Facebook Page as I listened to his new CD, With <em>The Wind And The Rain</em>.&nbsp; His lead photo from his practice room was the atmospheric view over the Hudson River with the New York City skyline in a velvet fog.&nbsp; That must be a beautiful space because it has helped veteran jazz guitarist Joshua Breakstone further refine and define his tone, approach and construction of brilliant solo passages.&nbsp; Joshua Breakstone has been recognized as a major force in jazz guitar since the late 1970s.&nbsp; His first recording as a leader, Thu, 16 Jan 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Linda Yohn 40257 at http://wemu.org With The Wind And The Rain - Pure Pleasure from Guitarist Joshua Breakstone Kevin Eubanks Six Strings Top Sweet Sixteen http://wemu.org/post/kevin-eubanks-six-strings-top-sweet-sixteen <p>WEMU wrapped up February and kicked off March with sixteen excellent choices for “our most played” category.&nbsp; “The Messenger” by guitarist Kevin Eubanks for Detroit’s Mack Avenue Records was at the top of the list where it deserves to be.&nbsp; Kevin came from a great jazz family in Philadelphia.&nbsp; From this essential foundation, Kevin Eubanks became one of Los Angeles’ in demand recording artists and the leader of The Tonight Show Band.&nbsp; After cooking in the cauldron of these experiences, Kevin Eubanks emerged with a strong individualistic sound on jazz guitar, borrowing libe Fri, 08 Mar 2013 20:28:02 +0000 Linda Yohn 26536 at http://wemu.org Kevin Eubanks Six Strings Top Sweet Sixteen