Vital Information

Vital Information are an American jazz-rock supergroup that has been active on a sporadic basis since the mid-1980s. Members: Tom Coster (keyboards), Baron Browne (bass), Steve Smith (drums), Frank Gambale (guitar), Vinny Valentino (guitar, 2006-present) Discography: Orion (1984) Global Beat (1986) Fiafiaga (Celebration) (1988) Vitalive! (1991) Easier Done Than Said (1992) Ray of Hope (1996) […]

Steps Ahead

Steps Ahead were an American post-bop/modern-jazz supergroup that released three albums as Steps on Japanese Nippon-subsidiary Better Days between 1980 and 1982. Under the full nameplate, the band released three albums on Elektra Musician between 1983 and 1986. Members: Mike Mainieri (vibraphone), Michael Brecker (saxophone), Don Grolnick (piano), Eddie Gomez (bass), Steve Gadd (drums), Peter […]