About Now

Released Date : 3 / May / 2014


About Now
Legendary Bassist releases Super Trio Recording!

Contemporary jazz bassist and composer Mark Egan has released his seventh recording as a leader on Wavetone Records in a dynamic trio setting featuring master drummer Danny Gottlieb and brilliant keyboardist Mitch Forman.

The nine stellar original instrumental jazz compositions contain that rare combination of master musicianship and creative soloing from some of the most influential contemporary improvising musicians.

Mark Egan – Bass (Pat Metheny Group, Sting, Gil Evans)
Danny Gottlieb – Drums (Pat Metheney, John Mcglaughlin)
Mitchel Forman – Keyboards (Wayne Shorter, John Mcglaughin)

Album Information

Produced by: Mark Egan

Recorded and Mixed by: Phil Magnotti at Electric Fields Studio, New Canaan, CT, and Silvermine Studio, Norwalk, CT

Additional Recording by: Mark Egan at Electric Fields Studio, New Canaan, CT, and Mitchel Forman at Showhead Studio, CA

Keyboard Arrangements: Mitchel Forman

Mastered by: Fred Kevorkian at Kevorkian Mastering, Inc.

Graphic Design by: Kevin Gaor
Cover Photo by: JensenCarter.com
Photos of Danny Gottlieb and Mitchel Forman by: Mark Egan
Photo of Mark Egan by: Vincent Isola

This Music is dedicated to my mother, Barbara
-Mark Egan

Liner notes

Album Liner Notes

Special thanks to Danny and Mitchel for their inspiring music.

Thanks to my family and friends: Connie, Joyce, David, Peter, Mike Pedulla,Bill and Rebecca Evans, Jeff and Pat Ciampa, Karl and Ann Latham, Jerry and Patty Coker, Whit Sidener, Ron Miller, Kim Wah and Holly Baldwin, Jim and Janet D’Addario, Peter Janis, Steve Lobmeier, Hugh Gilmartin, Bill and Pat Bartolini, Clyde Clark, Chris Labriola, Larry Villella, George and Tracy Alessandro, Ned Steinberger, Phil Jones, Marco De Virgiliis, Riccardo Damiani, John Haber, Joel Silverman, Francis Manzella, Mark Finlay Architects, Randy Burr, Hobbs Inc., The Caster Reelers Association and the Dade.

Mitchel Forman Appears Courtesy of Marsis Jazz

Mark Egan Endorses: M.V. Pedulla Basses, D’Addario Strings, Markbass Amps, Radial Engineering, N.S. Design, Telex, Electro-Voice Microphones, Alessandro High End Audio Equipment, Millennia Music and Media Systems, Planet Waves Productions, ADK Microphones, FXPansion Audio, Euphonix, Mike Lull Guitars, Reunion Blues, Peterson Electro-Musical Products.

Danny Gottlieb Endorses: DW Drums and Hardware, Zildjia Cymbals, Remo Drum Heads, Hot Sticks, Offworld Drum Pads, Eames Drum Shells, Calato Regal Tip Brushes, Mark Electronic Percussion, Alternate Mode Electronic Percussion.

Distributed by: City Hall Records

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