Dorian Michael & Kenny Blackwell
After Kenny and Dorian met by chance in a music store in San Luis Obispo, then at a backyard jam session, and again at a music convention in Los Angeles, they decided it was time to play some music together. Kenny, one of California's foremost mandolinists, wanted a chance to play outside of the bluegrass genre in which he is constantly in demand. Guitarist Dorian Michael was looking for a skillfull musician who understood a wide variety of roots music. Six months later their first CD was released… Show more
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The mandolinist Kenny Blackwell has had a trill a minute -- that's a mandolin joke -- on the West Coast bluegrass scene since the late '80s. Becoming part of the clique surrounding membership in groups such as the Desert Rose Band and the Laurel Canyon Ramblers, Blackwell also gets studio calls for various recording artists working in Los Angeles who might want a progressive bluegrass sound on a track or two....
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