There's something different about playing music with old friends, people you've known a long time and who know you.
It was really nice to get together with old friends for a few days in New Orleans and just play some original tunes. Hopefully, we captured some of that longstanding friendship in the sound of the record.
released October 10, 2016
Michael Jenner, saxophones; Brian Prunka, guitar; William A Thompson IV, piano; Jesse Morrow, bass; Geoff Clapp, drums.
Recorded by Tim Stambaugh at Word of Mouth Studio, New Orleans
Mixed by Brian Prunka
Mastered by Chris Munson
Photography and artwork by Mary Pendarvis
Xalam project is led by Brandon Terzic, a NY-based oud player who combines middle-eastern, african, and western influences into an exciting new style. Features Matt Darriau of Paradox Trio fame. Brian Prunka