|Fanning The Flames: Vernon Neilly And G-Fire Featured At Seymourduncan.com
August 2003 Los Angeles, CA-- It has been a mere two weeks, but since it’s July 16th global release to the public G-Fire has already begun to burn an imprint into the smooth jazz/jazz-fusion scene. Most recently the guitar pick-up giants at Seymour Duncan took significant notice and completed a very outstanding feature on the CD’s producer-- Boosweet Records’ CEO, Vernon Neilly. Here are a couple of the many positive reactions to what is shaping up to be the summer’s hottest jazz release.
I found G-Fire to be every bit the quality I’ve come to expect from anything you produce, Vernon.” – Kellie Stoelting, Seymour Duncan.
“I began to realize that Vernon Neilly is blessed with some very good skills as a guitarist as his cast of players, [whom] add their complimenting touch to the blazing guitar compilation.” –Rob Young, Smooth Jazz Germany.
G-Fire is the moniker for “Guitars On Fire”, and this new summer jazz compilation album is justly titled as it showcases 4 of the most accomplished guitarist in the world. Each one of these incredible artists has their own wrap sheet of noteworthy professional credits to boast. Morris O’Connor currently with Stevie Wonder, Gladys Knight, Kevin Chok’an musical director for Diana Ross, and longtime guitarist with Jeffery Osborne, Miguel Mega ‘hotter than hot’ Brazilian based Jazz artist, and Vernon Neilly who has worked with, and produced music legend Johnny “Guitar” Watson, and toured with the soulful Teena Marie have joined together to showcase their amazing playing and compositional talents. For over 2 decades, they have individually toured and recorded consistently with some of the biggest, and legendary names in the business.
The “Guitars On Fire” (G-Fire) project is a distinctly excellent combination of smooth jazz and jazz-fusion. Each artist created 3 titles to lend to this jazz masterpiece, with each guitarist displaying their own unique musicianship, range, and creative depth, which is absolutely assured to make headlines in any commercial radio smooth jazz format.
The CD is currently available nationally at a variety of both independent and major retail outlets including Tower Records in the Greater Los Angeles metro area, online distribution is being handled by boosweet.com, amazon.com, cdnow.com, cdbaby.com, atanata.com(France), and guitarnine.com. G-Fire is released on independent music label Boosweet Records. (www.boosweet.com)
To request a promotional copy for radio airplay or media, contact Boosweet Records at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at (310)613-3535
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