Robert Randolph: Lickety Split
Label: BLUE NOTE
Robert Randolph, the virtuoso pedal steel guitarist whose distinctive mix of Rock, Funk and Rhythm & Blues has built a fervent, international audience releases his highly anticipated 2013 studio album, Lickety Split. His first studio album since 2010's We Walk This Road, Lickety Split was produced by Randolph and showcases his Family Band, the powerhouse ensemble that has backed him throughout his career. The Family Band is comprised of actual family members Marcus Randolph, Danyel Morgan, Lenesha Randolph together with guitarist Brett Haas. The album features special guest appearances from Trombone Shorty and Carlos Santana and signifies a return to the joyful, high energy music that has become Randolph's trademark.