Don’t know why it didn’t occur to me earlier, but I just checked YouTube out for any videos of Paul Curreri. You may recall that we were fortunate enough to have Paul perform at our house last summer; he’s got a new album coming out later this month (“The Velvet Rut”) – you really need to go listen to “Mantra” at his MySpace page. Incredibly, he plays every note of every instrument on the new album. And if Mantra is any indication, he’s going in a totally different direction from prior albums… and I love it.
If you haven’t had the pleasure of seeing Paul perform before, I’ll post a few videos over the next few days. Here’s one from an appearance at the Glee Club in Birmingham, England last summer: