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Episode #2096

Guitar Festival Grab Bag

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Saturday, October 09, 2004

The 2002 New Sounds Live/New York Guitar Festival featured a proudly eclectic lineup, with representatives from a variety of genres and national styles. Highlights of the four-venue, three-week extravaganza are on tap for this installment of New Sounds, including the sold-out tributes to late Rock n' Roll legends Jerry Garcia and George Harrison. Participants included the doo-wop singing outfit the Persuasions, New York's anything-goes ensemble Sex Mob, and guitarist Vernon Reid. Pepe Romero and Justin Adams round out the program.

View exclusive photos from the 2002 New York Guitar Festival, or read more on this program.

PROGRAM # 2096 from the New Sounds Live/New York Guitar Festival series
(First aired on Tuesday, November 12, 2002)

ARTIST(S)

RECORDING

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SOURCE

Pepe Romero

NS Live, 10/5/02, 92nd St. Y

Albeniz: Suite Espanola, No.5, Asturias, excerpt [1:30]
J. Morel: El Maestro [7:00]
F. Tarrega: Recuerdos de la Alhambra [6:00]

These performances not commercially available. More about Pepe Romero at www.peperomero.com

Tony Trischka

NS Live, 9/19/02, Merkin Hall

J. Garcia: Ripple [3:00]
Cumberland Blues [3:00]

These performances not commercially available. Many of Trischka's other albums are available**, or go through him directly at www.tonytrischka.com

the Persuasions

NS Live, 9/19/02, Merkin Hall

We Are The Persuasions [2:30]
Liberty [4:30]
Zappa: The Meek Shall Inherit Nothing [3:00]
Garcia/Hunter: Black Muddy River [4:00]
I Bid You Goodnight [1:00]

Both appear on the CD "Might As Well: The Persuasions Sing Grateful Dead.", Arista #14070** More about the Persuasions at
www.thepersuasions.com

Sex Mob with Dave Tronzo

NS Live, 9/26/02, Merkin Hall

Harrison: Long Long Long [5:00]

This performance not commercially available. Sex Mob's CDs are in better stores**. More info about Sex Mob at their site: www.sexmob.com
Tronzo has played with many artists, and has his own trio record on the Knitting Factory* label. Tronzo's site is www.azizamusic.com/david.htm*

Sap Dream Electric Guitar Quartet with special guest Alan Licht, guitar

NY Guitar Festival, 9/17/02, Makor

Betty Ford [2:30]

View exclusive photos from the 2002 New York Guitar Festival, or read more on this program.

This performance not commercially available.

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