Sounds Like: Miles Davis, John McLaughlin, The Jimi Hendrix Experience Official Page, Bill Frisell, Ben Monder
Bio: Zak Gross is a Manhattan born multi-instrumentalist living in Brooklyn NY. Having played various instruments as a child, it was when he heard Jimi Hendrix play that his life changed. Early on, Zak moved from NYC to Shreveport, LA where he played in local bands. At age 18 he moved to Los Angeles t...See Full Bio
Great show last night @parksidenyc. Look out for the recording soon!!!
“‘80’s style hair metal refuses to die. Do a Google search for any famous (or semi-famous, for that matter) hair band, and chances are they’re still around, plugging away on the club or festival circuit with one or two original members. So what’s one to make of Tempt, a band that has that ‘80’s pop/hair metal sound down so pat it’s as if Under My Skin was recorded in 1988, sealed in a time capsule and just rediscovered? Five stars, two thumbs up, a rousing “hell yeah!” However you want to measure it, the EP is a masterpiece of songwriting, musicianship and production. Tempt is fronted not by aging rockers determined to make a last stand, but–both impressive and intriguing at the same time–a pair of 19-year-olds: If this collection is an authentic slice of big hair and tight spandex, one of the reasons is uber-producer Michael Wagener, who’s nam”