The Five Toed Dragon is a distinctly original electro-acoustic blend of jazz, classical and ethnic music.
J Eric Johnson, composer and pianist has performed with Carman Moore, Skymusic Ensemble, Leroy Jenkins, Sam Rivers, Oliver Lake , NYC Opera Orchestra, Houston Symphony, Bo Didley and many others.
Drummer F. Carter Hoodless, influenced by the brute force of Jon Bonham, the funked-up grooves of James Brown, and the technical spontaneity of Tony Williams, “moves convincingly through rock, funky backbeats, hip-hop, and post bop.” AllAboutJazz.com
Bass guitarist Brian Lee is skilled in West African Musichis distinctive style is influenced by Bootsy, Rick James, Pop-daddy, Flea to Mingus, Ron Carter, Victor Wooten, and Stanley Clarke.
Premik Russell Tubbs, a multi-instrumentalist (flute, saxophone, wind synthesizer, lap steel guitar), has worked with Carlos Santana, Whitney Houston, Herbie Hancock, Jackson Browne, James Taylor, Sting and Lady Gaga, among others.
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