Steve Gadd Band – 70 Strong

Released on April 7, 2015, "70 Strong" is the second album by the Steve Gadd Band featuring Jimmy Johnson, Larry Goldings, Steve Gadd, Michael Landau and Walt Fowler.

(Source 70 Strong | Steve Gadd - Official Site)

Steve Gadd Band -  70 Strong

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Thus 70 Strong is a celebration of his 70th birthday as he performs with an all-star crew on an album that is a bit more up-tempo and briskly in the pocket than the rather discreet and probing, Gattitude

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Other highlights include Walt Fowler's "Duke's Anthem" which is a soulful gospel tinged anthem, and a very engaging Larry Goldings number "Elegant Squares". All in all this is a richly satisfying session from one of the most important drummers of our times. SoundStage Access

And years of experience playing together give them the knowledge to put their songs…

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