Featured Projects–What’s Randy Been Up To??

Larry Williams, Randy Goodrum, Vinnie Colaiuta & Steve Sykes

I am currently working on a wonderful new project with my great friend and colleague, Larry Williams. It’s basically a Randy Goodrum solo project; however, Larry and I wrote several of the songs together. Larry’s input, production and performance on his various instruments is essential to the project. More later….     “I consider Steve, Larry and Vinnie 3 of my all-time heroes and I’m sure many of you would classify them at that level, as well.”     Here are some pictures from a recent session we did recording Vinnie Colaiuta on drums on several of the tracks.     “The songs themselves are some of the very best I’ve ever written (or co-written) and I look forward to releasing them to the world when it’s all done.”                          ...

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JaR Scene 29, Episode 1-10

A few years ago I got together with Jay Graydon, my writing partner on songs like “Who’s Holding Donna Now” and “Lost Without Her Love” for El DeBarge, “Pleasure Over Pain” for Al Jarreau, “Haunting Me” for Dave Grusin and many others to record our own record, SCENE 29. As a recording duo, we go by the band name, JaR and will release our second album in the new year. We taped a series of video interviews during the recording of SCENE 29 and decided to release some of the outtakes as “get to know us” clips. These episodes are up online for anyone wondering about the story of JaR and to provide a deeper dive into the songs and the making of the record. The Story of JaR – We are now starting a new series of brief videos with the story of the band JaR –...

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