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July 17 at the 55 Bar
R-N-B-P
ROB REICH: gtr   JOEL NEWTON: gtr    MIKE BENDY: bs    BEN PEROWSKY: drms

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"...striking skills...[Newton] performs on a par with seminal players like Bill Frisell and Ben Monder."
"...smart and appealing new music...an astounding mix...Newton is eloquent and passionate"
--All About Jazz

"...a sort of Medeski, Martin and Mahavishnu thing that cuts loose from tight heads to travel the spaceways."
--Village Voice

"Guitar wizardry...intergalactic travels...technical prowess...Newton reaches out to new sounds and textures."
--All About Jazz

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