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by Neil Alexander & NAIL

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Rain Road 13:32
Time & Again 16:50
School Of Velocity (free) 04:32
Ghost Dance 14:23
The Winter 10:00


In 2000, I started working with Drummer Dean Sharp, who helped me reconnect with a missing part of my musical vocabulary: ambient style jazz, a la ECM records. We cut this disc in the studio in 1 day; very few edits or overdubs. It was a tremendously liberating experience, and helped me bring disparate musical elements of my life together in a new and (for me) profound way.


released July 1, 2003

Neil Alexander Keys; Dean Sharp Drums; Dave Hofstra Bass. Produced by Neil Alexander. Associate Produscers Dean Sharp & Ryan Ball. Recorded and Mixed by Ryan Ball. Cover art "Undertow" (detail) by Jerry Teters. No guitars on this Record. C;P 2001 Neil Alexander/Meate Dream Music BMI.


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Neil “Nail” Alexander Newburgh

“All music is crossover”. I'm Neil Alexander, a pianist, synthesist and composer from Newburgh, NY. I've played thousands of gigs in every style in 30+ years of making music, & have had ample opportunity to see where different styles intersect and how music crosses over. My music ranges from hi energy jams to greasy funk; sweet ballads, ambient electronica, drum 'n' bass & more. Have a listen. :) ... more

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