August 2014 Release for Sleek Buick, the New Collier & Dean album
After a long wait, Tom Collier and Dan Dean will release their second band album this August on the Origin label. The new album, Sleek Buick, features several well-known musicians including pianist Don Grusin, drummer Alex Acuña and saxophonists Ernie Watts and Gary Herbig, all of whom played on Collier & Dean's first album, Whistling Midgets (1981). Other guest artists include trumpet virtuoso Allen Vizzutti, guitarist John Morton, Nashville mandolin/fiddle studio ace Andy Leftwich and rising star drummer Ted Poor.
To preview a track from the album, visit: https://soundcloud.com/tom-collier-3/california-avenue
To see Tom perform a solo vibraphone version of one of the tracks from the album, Mallet Tech, go to the "videos" page on this site.