"I just got through
listening to your mp3. You sound great on there, buddy. It was
fun hearing all the influences mixed up in there and come out
sounding like you."
"This was a joy
to hear. I'm looking forward to more and to working with you
in the future."
your heroes. It's a ten across the board. This is the stuff that
hits me. I love the boppers, but your sound is the one that is
dear to me. You conjure Wes, Benson, and Burrell without imitating.
I thought classically-trained boppers couldn't play honest blues.