Steve Elliott caught up with guitarist James Calvin Wilsey, who made his studio debut with Chris Isaak on the January 10, 1985 release ‘Silvertone.’
Articles by: Steve Elliott
He questions the idea of originality anymore, but his music makes the case.
Haunting and compelling, his music is perhaps best suited for night time.
The surprise is a cover of a lesser-known gem from Badfinger’s Pete Ham.
This Brooklyn five-piece races down Carnaby Street, circa 1966.
Check this out!: Leo Sayer gets downright funky. Yes, Leo Sayer.
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