Sounds Like: Larry Carlton 335, Lee Ritenour, George Benson, Carlos Santana, Pat Metheny
Label: Innervision, Zangi, BrainChild, Apria, Sony, and EPD
Manager: Patrick Yandall Music, Groove de jour Ent.
Bio: Award winning National Recording contemporary and smooth jazz artist/guitarist, Patrick Yandall. 2013 CD "Soul Grind" nominated for Jazz album of the year and made it in top 50 world chart on SmoothJazz.com! Top 30 Groove Jazz world chart! The hit single "My Lady" is top 5 on the indie chart! Top...See Full Bio
“Patrick Yandall – Soul Grind Aug. 7, 2013 As an artist who has shown his versatility over the years by playing across genres and integrating grooves, veteran guitarist Patrick Yandall is back with another contemporary jazz gem entitled Soul Grind (due out on Sept. 3). Packing power and punch, this project is solid as a rock. Yandall’s music has been a consistent bag of class and sass for me for years. Utilizing guitars from the Fender Strat to the Gibson 335 to his Martin acoustic to his Ibanez custom AS93, the guitarist paints with multiple colors throughout this CD, as he has with others. Bouncing right out on the lead track “My Lady,” he firmly lays down the Yandall-style vibe that has kept him part of the contemporary jazz conversation for so long. He follows that with the tight and funky title track. His take on the Michael Jackson classic “Human Nature” is as clean and cool a version as I’ve ever heard. A master of slick chords and even slicker riffs, Yandall kn”