Either there’s an evolution/revolution
going on down in the hills of Tennessee or someone has spiked the water
supply with a chemical blend of adrenaline and amphetamine, because the
Riff Rock sounds emanating from the state these days could strip the
bark off a redwood tree at 50 paces.
What is awesome and innovative about 10
String Symphony is that while both Sedelmyer and Baiman are profuse in
the Bluegrass, Old-Time and Celtic styles, they possess an open-minded
bent for blatantly Progressive music as well.
While not quite a critical darling, The
Head and the Heart has used its organic formation and deeply felt belief
in its songs and each other to attract a large, intensely loyal and
well-deserved fan base.
Early last year, former Karate
vocalist/guitarist Geoff Farina joined forces with Brokeback/Tight
Phantomz bassist Pete Croke and ex-Chisel drummer John Dugan to create
Exit Verse, a power trio for the 21st century.