Guitarist Robben Ford shines as an artful, contemporary songwriter and stunning player. He's become a favorite foil of Miles Davis, Joni Mitchell, George Harrison and other legends. The five time Grammy nominee has more than 35 albums under his own name and with his various bands including Tom Scott & The L.A. Express. Robben's resume of concert appearances and albums also include Bonnie Raitt, Barbara Streisand, Charlie Musselwhite, KISS, Rickie Lee Jones, Phil Lesh and Bob Dylan. By the time he joined Miles Davisí group in the 1980s, Robben developed a signature approach based on an axis of blues, jazz, pop and rock.
His latest album, Into The Sun, debuted at #2 on The Blues Charts and shines a bright light on his artful, contemporary songwriting and stunning playing. Ford describes the 11 song set as "one of the top recordings Iíve ever doneĒ and Guitar Player Magazine claims it "explores the breadth of Fordís sophisticated, visionary writing and playing, creating a new chapter in his brilliant musical history.Ē Robben has recorded more than 35 albums under his own name and with various bands.