Laidback

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Laidback 52:33 $11.98
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1 Small Town In Texas 5:02 $1.49 Buy
2 Laid Back 5:58 $1.49 Buy
3 West Side Worry 6:02 $1.49 Buy
4 Find A Place 5:14 $1.49 Buy
5 Going Out Of My Head 5:55 $1.49 Buy
6 Intro 0:56 $1.49 Buy
7 Remember The Sixties 4:45 $1.49 Buy
8 10 Days Before 5:34 $1.49 Buy
9 Intro 1:35 $1.49 Buy
10 Midnight Cowboy 5:28 $1.49 Buy
11 In The Midst Of It All 5:11 $1.49 Buy
12 On 6th Street 0:53 $1.49 Buy

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Influenced by George Benson and Wes Montgomery, Zachary Breaux was a flexible guitarist who could handle soul-jazz, post-bop and hard bop as well as more commercial pop-jazz and NAC music. Though the jazzman only recorded a handful of albums--including 1992's Groovin' and 1994's Laidback, both on NYC, and Uptown Groove on Zebra--he kept busy as a sideman in the 1980s and 1990s and backed such major artists as Stanley Turrentine, Jack McDuff, Donald Byrd, Lonnie Liston Smith and Dee Dee Bridgewater. It was in 1984 that he met vibist/singer Roy Ayers, who he played with extensively. Signed to Zebra in 1996, Breaux seemed to have a bright future ahead of him, but tragically, the guitarist was only in his 30s when he died in Miami on February 27, 1997.

* Zachary Breaux: Keyboards, Vocals, Bass, Guitar, Programming (1-5, 7-12)
* Andrika Hall: Vocals (4, 5)
* John James: Vocals (4, 5)
* Audrey Wheeler: Vocals (5)
* Toots Thielemans: Harmonica (2, 10)
* Rex Rideout: Piano (6, 7)
* Cliff Carter: Piano, Organ (1, 3, 5, 7, 10)
* Ronnie Garrett: Bass (1, 3-5, 8, 10)
* Will Calhoun: Drums (3-4, 8, 11)
* Buddy Williams: Drums (1-2, 5, 10)
* Steve Thornton: Percussion (5)
* D.J. Ski: D.J. (8)
* Mike Mainieri: Executive Producer