Blue Ride is a collection of instrumentals written by John Marcinizyn. Many of the tracks are centered around John's lyrical slide playing which is influenced by traditional electric blues, as well jazz and progressive rock. This CD covers a wide range of styles making each track a unique musical expression.
1. Blue Ride-Blues/Rock, 2. Daphne-Jazz, 3. Lost Country-Country/Rock, 4. What's That?-Blues/Rock/Jazz, 5. The Stomp-Progressive Rock, 6. A Whiter Shade of Pale-Rock Cover, 7. Funky Junk-Blues/Funk.
The last five tracks of the CD are solo acoustic guitar ranging from virtuosic acoustic fingerstyle to classical.
John Marcinizyn, guitars and banjo
Douglas Levine, keyboards
Tom Bellin, bass
Tom Wendt, drums (track 1,2,3,4)
R.J. Heid, drums (track 5,6,7)
Daphne Alderson, vocals (track 6)
Jeff Mangone, bass (track 6)
Elisa Kohanski, cello (track 6)
Skip Sanders, organ (track 7)