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Featured Artist - 'The Michael Lauren Allstars'
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'The Independent Music Show Magazine'/November 2018
The Michael Lauren Allstars - More Soul - Copyright - Featured Artist
Michael Wayne Stapleton - Yo, Yo, Yo, - Copyright
Jai Jagdeesh - 13 Times - Copyright
Licking The Moose - Stay In Heaven - Copyright
Chelsea Lane - Kill Me Now - Rush Release
A Day A Week - TGIF - Copyright
Snakewater - Girl Like You - TMR
Melissa Bel - C'est La Vie - Frostbyte
The Michael Lauren Allstars - Lisboa Boogaloo - Copyright
Icicle - Junkies Of The Rhythm - Copyright
Alicia Champion - My Super Girl - Copyright
The SLVR Tongues - Ain't Just The Whiskey - Rush Release
The Michael Lauren Allstars - Song Of Bernadette - Copyright - Featured Artist
The Independent Music Show
presents our featured artist;
Genre: jazz, blues, funk, rock, and world music.
Location: New York City to Portugal .....
'The Michael Lauren Allstars'
New Yorker Michael Lauren (b. 1950) has been drumming since the age of eight. His artistry crosses the boundaries of jazz, blues, funk, rock and world music. Michael attended The Johns Hopkins University B.A., The Peabody Conservatory, and Berklee College of Music. He is a founding member of the world renowned Drummers Collective NYC, where he taught for over twenty-five years. Michael is currently Professor of Drum Set Studies and was the head of the Jazz Department (2005-2010, 2015-2017) at the Escola Superior de Música, Artes e Espectáculo (ESMAE) in Porto, Portugal. He is also the founder and artistic director of The International Drum Academy, Lisbon,Portugal.
Michael has performed and/or recorded with Paul Anka, Chuck Berry, Charles Brown, Tom Jones, Darlene Love, Milt Hinton, Tom Harrell, Bob Stewart, Teo Macero, and The Michael Lauren All Stars, whose debut album “Once Upon A Time In Portugal” was chosen as one of the 10 best national albums (Portugal) of 2016. Michael has worked in Broadway theatre productions, in the studios of New York City recording jingles, industrials and albums, and was also a staff drummer for the music publishing company Famous Music.
Michael is the author of seven books: Welcome To Odd Times - An Approach To Mental and Manual Dexterity For The Drum Set, The Book of Silence, The Encyclopedia of Double Bass Drumming, Rudiments And Variations For Drummers, Understanding Rhythm - A Guide To Reading Music, Rhythmic Fundamentals, and Compreender Ritmo. An internationally recognized educator and clinician, Michael has written articles for Modern Drummer Magazine, The Percussive Arts Society’s magazine Percussive Notes and Score Magazine a subdivision of the PBS television series “Rock School”.
Michael endorses Yamaha drums, Zildjian cymbals and sticks, and Remo drumheads.
Michael formed his All Star band with some of Portugal’s best and most experienced jazz musicians in order to create the opportunity to play the music he likes to play, in the way that gives him the most pleasure.
The Michael Lauren All Stars play exciting, eclectic, accessible, contemporary Jazz rooted in the Hard Bop tradition. Their new album “Old School / Fresh Jazz” presents a mix of duets and larger ensemble pieces which not only showcases Michael’s versatility as a drummer, but highlights the talents of the All Stars.
“Old School / Fresh Jazz marks a new success for Michael Lauren and his All Stars” – La Habitación del Jazz
”Old School / Fresh Jazz is an inclusive multi-stylistic album that showcases today’s eclectic state of Contemporary Jazz. The Michael Lauren All Stars 2016 debut album “Once Upon A Time In Portugal” was not only highly praised by both Portuguese and International jazz critics but was also chosen as one of the 10 best national albums (Portugal) of 2016.
“A generous compilation of sparkling new music, this CD delivers its jazz promise multiple times over” – Debbie Burke/author
The Michael Lauren All Stars
Michael Lauren – drums and percussion
Carlos Barretto - contrabass
Diogo Vida - piano and fender rhodes
Hugo Alves - trumpet
Jeffery Davis - vibraphone
José Menezes - saxophone
Nuno Ferreira - guitar
Rui Veloso - vocal
Michael Crehore - keyboard
The Michael Lauren
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Andrew Cole & The Bravo Hops - Melanie Rose Dyer - Layne Tedesse - Harry Loco - Randy Lyght - Amy Lauren - [http://]LAKOTAH - The April Fools - Clay Hawkins - Bruce Gibson - Saint Jaimz - Alicia Champion - Sirens - Rosie Cunningham - Banafsh - Cat Thompson - Ian Franklin - Christy Angeletti - Joy Ellis - Voodo Kings - Ships Have Sailed - Libby Koch - Western Education - Esteban Alvarez - Mike Ra - Robert Miller's Project Grand Slam - Beauty In The Breakdown - The Creptter Children - BISOLA - Ben Hunter & Joe Seamons - Bruce Lev - Holly Elle - Dana Cooper - Rich Krueger - Beverley Beirne - JJ Kane - Undecided Future - Tony Gee - Cécile Nordegg - Killing Tyranny - sandmoon - Studeo - Steve Bonham & The Long Road - The Michael Lauren Allstars