21
Jun

Solid Air

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Solid Air is a music group based north of San Francisco, led by co-founders Allegra Broughton (vocals, guitar), and Sam Page (vocals, bass, baritone slide guitar), native Californians who have been performing their blend of rootsy originals and eclectic covers together for over twenty years at fairs, festivals, clubs, concert stages and coffeehouses. They have eight albums, including the excellent Grammy-nominated CD Solid Air: Allegra Broughton & Sam Page, Jackalope Records (Aug. 2007); a song on Nina Gerber’s 2007 CD, “Good Music with Good People”, which features Jackson Browne, Eliza Gilkyson, Greg Brown & more. Both Sam and Allegra record and perform with other groups. Sam: Elvin Bishop, Barry Melton, NRPS, Grandpa Banana Band, whose new CD “Even Grandpas Get the Blues” features guests Ry Cooder, David Grisman & more, Angela Strehli, Joe New. Allegra: Wild Catahoulas, Laughing Gravy, SoulJoy, Lucky Buck, Detroit Disciples. She also hosts “The Connections Show”on KRCB FM 91, www.krcb.org.