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Rez Abbasi: Out of Body

Born in Pakistan, raised in California, and now living in New York City, Rez Abbasi approaches music from multidimensional, multicultural perspectives, witnessed by the performances on Out of Body (Feroza Music), a collection of dynamic, extended originals. Abbasi’s electric guitar voice recalls players like Di Meola and Gambale, while his fluid acoustic work displays Middle Eastern and other relatively exotic influences (he also plays a variety of percussion instruments, including tablas).

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