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
You can also find me touring and recording in bansurist John Wubbenhorst’s Facing East Trio, blending the ragas of classical Indian music and modern, electric jazz, featuring 7 string fretless bassist Jason Everett! I’ve also performed on “Moksha”, a new album by Jason, featuring the likes of Selvaganesh Vinayakram, Vishal Nagar, John Wubbenhorst, and Fareed Haque!
Locally, I’ve been performing and recording with Laura Austin Wiley’s Electric Quartet, featuring guitarist David McFarland and bassist Edo Castro; Steve McQuarry's, “Echelon” electric quartet, featuring 2 members of his Resonance Jazz group: bassist Ted Burik and violinist Michele Walther, and his new organ trio with David McFarland!
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