Tag Archives: Rick Laird

Goin’ For It

Stella Lawson who was the ex-wife of pianist Sal Mosca came to me when I had my quartet “Mainstream” and asked if I would help her do an album which I agreed.  Having a great working quartet made the project really easy and fun and a dream come true for Stella. Continue reading Goin’ For It

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Steamin’ Mainstream

This was a quartet i put together with some of my favorite players and one of my favorite bands.  I booked a 5 night a week jazz gig and then recorded a live album. That was the end of the band and we moved seperate ways Harold Danko doing his own band and Butch and I  joining Bob Wilber. Great quartet and can you believe Butch singing like this and playing at the same time wow ! The Continue reading Steamin’ Mainstream