Ex-Captain Beefheart and Jeff Buckley collaborator Gary Lucas played a very special secret set for Eastwood Guitars last Thursday. Find out what happened...
Legendary guitarist Gary Lucas started his latest UK tour by dropping by at the Eastwood HQ in Liverpool to check some guitars out - and picked an Airline Tuxedo CB to perform a secret, intimate set in the heart of Liverpool's Baltic Triangle.
Gary performed two tracks he co-wrote with Jeff Buckley - 'Grace' and 'Mojo Pin' - with one of the most talented new singers in Liverpool, Natalie McCool.
Watch: 'Grace' featuring guest singer Natalie McCool
He also performed an unreleased collaboration with Buckley, and gave an interview which will be posted online at a later date.
It was thrilling to see such a renowned guitarist performing such an intimate set, and he really loved the Airline, too!
Watch: unreleased Jeff Buckley song (instrumental)
This is Gary Lucas playing an unreleased track he did with @jeffbuckleymusic, on an Airline Tuxedo.His UK tour starts this Friday in Liverpool. #eastwoodguitars #jeffbuckley #garylucas #airlineguitars #airlinetuxedo #guitar #guitarra #guitarre #guitarist #guitarsofinstagram #chitarra #coolgear #coolguitars #valco #suproguitars #bestguitars #geartalk #retroguitars
About Gary Lucas' UK Tour
GARY LUCAS just wrapped up a successful 6-city solo tour of Italy which took him to Florence, Bologna, Roma, Perugia, Asti, Catanzaro and Tolentino, where he sold-out the Teatro Politeama with his live solo score accompanying the 1920 silent horror classic “The Golem”:
Special guest vocalists on Gary’s Italian tour included Alessio Franchini, Marco Caporicci, and Emilio Sorridente.
New interview with Gary Lucas about working with Jeff Buckley in Italian national newspaper La Republic:
Lucas is about to embark on a 12 city tour of the UK with his solo multimedia show “An Evening with Gary Lucas: From Beefheart to Buckley and Beyond”, an overview of his career and 30 plus album catalog focusing on his work with Don Van Vliet (Captain Beefheart) and Jeff Buckley.
Special guest vocalists include award-winner Emma Buckley, Luke De-Scisio, Addie Brik and Yass Body on selected dates performing some of Gary Lucas and Jeff Buckley’s classic songs.