Jason Crigler | The Music of Jason Crigler

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The Music of Jason Crigler

by Jason Crigler

Folk-esque acoustic rock, American power-pop, electric-charged rock, roots flavored soul
Genre: Pop: Pop/Rock
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1. See the Sun featuring Gustafer Yellowgold\'s Morgan Taylor and
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2. When the Morning Comes featuring Holly Palmer
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3. The Bush and the Tree Song, Pt.1 featuring Amy Correia
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3:02 album only
4. Through Tomorrow featuring Teddy Thompson
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4:43 album only
5. The Game featuring Neal Casal
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5:12 album only
6. The Books on the Shelf featuring Jason Crigler
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4:12 album only
7. See You featuring Ursa Minor\'s Michelle Casillas
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3:17 album only
8. Mr. Important Person featuring Kenny White
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4:01 album only
9. Different Clothes featuring Marshall Crenshaw
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2:32 album only
10. Commonwealth Row featuring Noe Venable
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11. Dixie featuring Teddy Thompson
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3:42 album only
12. We Fell Down featuring Erin Mckeown
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13. My Alien Friend featuring Gloria Deluxe\'s Cynthia Hopkins
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Album Notes
Featuring Jason Crigler\'s music performed by Teddy Thompson, Gustafer Yellowgold\'s Morgan Taylor and Rachel Loshak, Holly Palmer, Amy Correia, Neal Casal, Ursa Minor’s Michelle Casillas, Kenny White, Noe Venable, Marshall Crenshaw, Erin McKeown and Gloria Deluxe’s Cynthia Hopkins.

This beautiful record had been shelved due to Jason\'s brain injury in August of 2004. Now recovered, Jason has completed the project. His incredible songwriting and musicianship can finally be heard on The Music of Jason Crigler.

Jason has played guitar with many artists, including Marshall Crenshaw, John Cale, Linda Thompson, Erin Mckeown, Teddy Thompson, Rachel Loshak,Ollabelle and others. Jason has also performed with Norah Jones, Suzanne Vega and Rufus Wainwright.

{ The 2008 award-winning documentary \"Life.Support.Music.\" }

In August 2004, Jason Crigler, one of New York City’s most sought-after guitarists, suffered a brain hemorrhage during a concert in Manhattan. That night at the hospital, the doctors told Jason’s family—if he makes it through the night, there won’t be much left of him.

Jason’s wife, Monica, pregnant at the time, froze. “Everything completely stopped. I forgot all about the pregnancy. I think I left my body. I remember thinking, ‘This cannot be true. I cannot go on without Jason.’”

Jason\'s family was forced to face the dark reality at hand. But they refused to accept the dark future described by doubtful doctors. So in the face of wrenching despair and horrifying odds, the Criglers made a resolution—Jason will make a full recovery. And thus began the long, grueling, implausible and mystifying journey chronicled in \"Life. Support. Music.\"


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