I just started this page so there's more to come here!
But 1st & foremost, since the # of characters for the Band list was limited, I have to give a Big Shout Out to the wonderful & talented Shaun Mullins. He's been a great friend to me over the years, & he has generously given his time to my pro...See Full Bio
“Abbott's 'Change is in the Air' is a remarkable effort, at once intimate and idiosyncratic, broadly emotional and universal. Consisting - save one unlisted techno bonus track, an interpretation of John Lennon's sublime 'No. 9 Dream' - solely of Abbott's acoustic guitar playing and ethereal singing, the record offers surprises at every turn, be they in the poetic imagination evinced in the cliche-free lyrics or in the astute organic melodic and harmonic nuances of Abbott's guitar playing. This is not the wispy, folk-based pop songwriting of the current female singer-songwriter set - Abbott is just too delightfully strange to be lumped in with anything so obvious. Her main influence, one guesses, is Joni Mitchell, another incredibly underrated, eclectic guitarist with a penchant for the exploration of oft-ignored estuaries of modern song. Abbott is, beyond question, in possession of a deep, true talent that she gives of freely and, based on the understated beauty of these songs, humbly.”