Guitarist John E. Lawrence, a native of Ypsilanti, Michigan has just released his new CD entitled "Old Smooth". In this day of oldies and smooth jazz radio, John has put together a collection of songs that will spark the memories of many people.
The CD features 13 songs from the 60's, 70's, and 80's, such as: "Since I Lost my Baby", "Your Song", "We're in This Love Together", "You Will Know", and in tribute to Sammy Davis, Jr., "Mr. Bojangles". The CD features special guest appearances by pianist Stephanie Ozer, saxophonist Don White, and vocalist Duane Freeman. In addition to playing guitar, John played most of the other instruments on the CD using a guitar synthesizer. John produced, arranged, and engineered the CD in his studio, Super Trax Recording Co. When you listen to this project you will get an insight into the musical depth of John's talents.
The CD can be purchased at online or at Tower Records, Discount Records, and Oz's Music in Ann Arbor, and Puffer Red Records and Carty's Music in Ypsilanti, Michigan.