E. Doctor Smith is a musician, producer and recording artist with Edgetone Records, who has worked with the likes of Brian Eno, Madonna, Warren Zevon, Mickey Hart and many others. He is also the Arts & Entertainment editor for Beyond Chron and inventor of the musical instrument, the Drummstick!
“My latest album "FutureJazz”, with guitarist Peter McKibben and flautist Laura Austin Wiley is now available as a CD or streaming via the free Bandcamp app and as a high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more! Special guests include 7string bassist Edo Castro, Steve Ellison on Chapman Stick and Nora Maki on keyboards! http://edgetonerecords.bandcamp.com/album/futurejazz
“FutureJazz” with guitarist Peter McKibben, and featuring flautist Laura Austin Wiley is due to be released on April 28th!! We’ll be having our CD release show at the Sheba Piano Lounge on Friday, May 20th @ 8:00 pm, followed by a performance at the Edgetone 25th Anniversary Showcase Series! We’ll be performing music from my 7 albums on the Edgetone label on Sunday, May 22nd @ 8:00 pm at the Musicians Union in San Francisco!
I can also be found playing with bansurist John Wubbenhorst’s Facing East group, featuring 7 string fretless bassist Jason Everett, keyboardist Steve McQuarry and Jim Santi Oven on percussion. I’m also performing and recording with Laura Austin Wiley’s Electric Quartet, featuring guitarist David McFarland and bassist Edo Castro; and with Steve McQuarry's, “Echelon”, featuring 2 members of his Resonance Jazz group: bassist Ted Burik and violinist Michele Walther!
I’m also pleased to be working on another exciting, new project with the latest incarnation of my Unidentified Flying Quartet on my Simmons SDS9 kit, revisiting the music of Bill Bruford's Earthworks with keyboardist Steve McQuarry, Ted Burik on bass, and saxophonist Georgianna Krieger! Stay tuned for details!” -Doc