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Phillip Francis Stumpo

POPULAR WEST COAST "SALOON SINGER WITH ATTITUDE", VETERAN SAN FRANCISCO BASED VOCALIST / MUSICIAN, PHILLIP FRANCIS STUMPO, SHARES WITH US AN INTIMATE SIDE WITH THE 2010 DEBUT OF HIS REMASTERED CD, "ONE MAN CIRCUS". IN THIS COLLECTION, STUMPO DISPLAYS AN UNCOMMON EAR FOR ACCESSIBLE MELODIES, AND AN EASE IN DELIVERING SUBTLY COMPLEX LYRICS, WHILE PAYING HOMAGE TO MYRIAD MUSICAL INFLUENCES.....JAZZ, POP, LOVE BALLADS, SWING, EVEN R&B, AND COUNTRY UNDERCURRENTS CAN BE FOUND IN THIS ECLECTIC, MOOD INDUCING SAMPLER OF SMOOTH JAMS, AND UPBEAT VOCALS.

LAYING THE SATINY INSTRUMENTAL FOUNDATION FOR STUMPO IS AN ALL-STAR COLLECTION OF LEGENDARY WEST COAST LIVE-JAZZ, AND STUDIO PERFORMING GIANTS INCLUDING THE LATE, SUBLIME PIANIST SMITH DOBSON, SAXOPHONISTS TOM RANIER, AND CHARLIE McCARTHY, TRUMPETER/ VIBRAPHONIST BRIAN ATKINSON, PERCUSSIONIST KENNETH NASH, GUITARIST JACK ESKRIDGE, AND PEDAL STEEL PIONEER JOE GOLDMARK, TO NAME A FEW. IN ADDITION, THE ALBUM WAS PRODUCED, AND REMASTERED BY ONE OF SoCAL'S MOST BELOVED BLUES/SURF/JAZZ MUSICIANS, AND ENTERTAINERS, BRUCE McCOY.

LISTEN, ENJOY, AND AS THE TITLE SONG EXHORTS, REMEMBER TO "CLAP YOUR HANDS".

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