Coaxing an intoxicating array of incisive rhythms, restless melodies and striking lyricism from his acoustic guitar, Magraw dazzles quietly.
Have you ever heard a guitar play itself? Dean Magraw has been finding new ways of realizing this dream his whole musical life. On his album, Seventh One, with its uncanny array of tones and textures, is another strong step in the right direction. Singing melodies, pulsing rhythms, and colorful harmonies are woven together with a great sense of playful momentum, demanding careful attention to every detail of musical expression.