Guitarist Nick Colionne mixes it up musically, and he’s certainly done it again. Like Lee Ritenour, George Benson and, of course, Wes Montgomery, Colionne’s fluid style is pleasing to the ear whether he’s playing jazz or funk, ballads or uptempo tunes. He certainly gets to show off a range of styles, all anchored by his ear-pleasing hooks and delightful soloing. The title track, for example, offers a killer melody and inspired soloing, while “Steppin’ Back” is a shuffling tune written for proponents of a style of dance called stepping.
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