About this show
Former drummer of Journey!
New Yoshi's series GIVE THE DRUMMER SOME: The best drummer-led bands around!
"There isn't a more flexible and disciplined band of killer players on the jazz scene today than Vital Information." Bill Milkowski
Prolific multi-band leader and masterful drummer Steve Smith and Vital Information are celebrating their 30th anniversary in 2012 with the release of a new LIVE cd and world wide tours.
Formidable jazz/fusion juggernaut, Steve Smith and Vital Information’s all-star line-up, serve up a veritable banquet of sounds, from slamming funk and syncopated second line grooves to seriously swinging, uptempo B-3 burners, South Indian Carnatic inspired jams and sizzling fuzoid romps.
Steve Smith and Vital Information feature:
Steve Smith (Steps Ahead/Journey) - drums
Tom Coster (Santana)- keyboards
Vinny Valentino (Jimmy McGriff/Bill Evans) - guitar
Baron Browne (Jean-Luc Ponty/Billy Cobham) – bass