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Cal Harris Jr. – Shelter Island

May 24, 2013

May 24, 2013


I became quite interested in the work of  Cal Harris Jr. ever since hearing his silky smooth debut album Inside Out. I knew then that we had a keeper in this artist. Proving me right, he’s released a very solid and well-balanced new project called Shelter Island.

From the lead and title track, a mid-tempo melodious piece that will surely catch listeners immediately, he strokes and tickles the ivories throughout the album convincingly.

With a lot of romance and seduction oozing from this set, it’s hard not to be taken by this project. With this album, and in the right setting, you could just lose yourself in the moment with that special someone. Read More

Cal Harris Jr. — Inside Out

November 11, 2010

Nov. 11, 2010

Light and airy, heavy and soulful, rich and full. It’s all here. Pianist/keyboardist Cal Harris Jr. is a delightful breath of fresh air as he comes forward with his debut release full of charismatic charm, snug fitting soul and contemporary feels, and expertly phrased melodies in this gem entitled Inside Out.

This collection of original tracks that put on display a man completely in touch with his musical self is highly polished with equal amounts of skill, tact, and character. In fact, I can’t emphasize character enough, for that’s what makes this album such a standout—its personality, its speech, and demeanor.  In a word, the album has class.

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