Jazz/blues guitarist Mike Armando was born and grew up in Brooklyn & Woodhaven Queens, NY. He Attended Franklin K. Lane High School. In the early years Mike joined the U.S. Navy during the Viet Nam War. He served his country for 4 years and still perfomed when he had time. Times were tough but he still kept playing his music. He Played many years with Screamin Jay Hawkins band. At present his new group is called In the Moment''
In The Moment
Mike Armando - guitar
Andy Golba - bass
Ra-Kalam Bob Moses Drums
Recorded Native Pulse, Quincy, MA
by . David J. Sullivan: Audio engineer
The term, 'In The Moment' is most generally applied to a bop/jazz musician, or group of muscians who are playing something that is totally new, spontaneous and unique so that all one can say is that it is, In The Moment, Which ironaically, is exactly what can be said about this particular group of musicians, even though the music is not all 'straight ahead', the musicians do nonetheless, play with a lot of heart and rhythm and make it all swing