Listen to albums and songs from Tony Furtado. He is a banjo player's banjo player, effortlessly able to play - and combine - Bluegrass, Celtic and even Bebop.
Tony Furtado is a major musical force without a doubt. He has his black belt in voice, bottleneck guitar and his banjo playing scares the crap out of me. – David Lindley The devil will eventually want a guitar lesson from Tony Furtado, but he’ll have to wait in line like the rest of us. - Willy porter Tony Furtado is an indie record label’s dream artist. He has lived primarily on the road for the last two decades. Tony Furtado (born in Pleasanton, California, on 18 October 1967) is an American singer-songwriter, banjoist, and guitarist
Tony Furtado (born October 18, 1967) is an American singer-songwriter, banjoist, and guitarist. Fox Theater, Boulder, Colorado, February 8, 2008. Background information. Furtado played with Béla Fleck and Earl Scruggs. His second album, Within Reach (1992), featured bluegrass veterans Alison Krauss and Jerry Douglas. Comparisons to Ry Cooder were rooted in Furtado's combination of jazz, Celtic, and old-time music. On his third album, Full Circle (1994) he concentrated on acoustic blues and slide guitar, with Cooder as an influence. He recorded a duet album with Dirk Powell Awards and honors
Furtado won, and his musical reputation soared among the bluegrass community. Furtado went out on the road with Laurie Lewis and Grant Street, playing bluegrass and old-time music. This musical trail led him to ink a deal with Rounder Records, which released his debut solo record, Swamped, in 1989. Released in 1994, Full Circle marked Furtado's third album and a discovery of his passion for acoustic blues and slide guitar, citing musical influences like Cooder and Blind Willie Johnson.
The Ride is the sixth studio album by Canadian singer Nelly Furtado. The album was released on 31 March 2017 by Furtado's own record label, Nelstar Music. The album reached number 76 in Furtado's home country, Canada, and also reached the top 100 in Germany, Italy and Switzerland. It did not chart on the UK Albums Chart, but reached number 81 on the UK Album Sales Chart.
Firecracker (bonus track) Tony Furtado is a major musical force without a doubt. He has his black belt in voice and bottleneck guitar and his banjo playing scares the crap out of me. David Lindley, musical adventurer Very few musicians of any stripe so personify a musical genre as completely as Tony Furtado embodies Americana roots music.
|1||The Bawds Of Euphony|
|4||Lighten Up Your Load|
|5||Raise Em Up Together|
|6||Waste Of The Moon|
|8||Tongue Tied (Never Again)|
|9||Weight Of The World|
|10||Every Little Crack|
|11||Color Of Cold|
|12||All Comes Falling|
- Distributed By – Sonic Rendezvous
- Recorded At – Mad Oak Studios
- Mixed At – Camp Street Studios
- Drums – Benny Grotto*
- Engineer – Benny Grotto*
- Engineer [Assistant] – Brian Koerber
- Mastered By – Ian Kennedy
- Mixed By – Benny Grotto*
- Producer – Sean Slade
|90100||Tony Furtado||Deep Water (CD, Album)||Funzalo Records||90100||US||2008|
|FNZ90022-2||Tony Furtado||Deep Water (CD, Album, Promo)||Funzalo Records||FNZ90022-2||US||2008|