Discography...

Essential Hazard

 

Diversely influenced by artists such as Dave Douglas, Return To Forever, David Torn, Mahavishnu Orchestra, Miles Davis, Wallace Roney, Masada, Tribal Tech, Terje Rypdal, and many other subconcious influences...


Pericles Bakalos - Electric and Acoustic Guitars, Effects
Brian Koning - Trumpet/Flugelhorn, Effects
Patrick Christman - Bass, Melodica, Effects
Nadjim Kebir - Drumming, Percussion

 

2012 EES Records

Atlas Soul "Gypsy Wind"

 

Recorded and mixed by Pericles Bakalos @ Erudite Effects Studios
Produced by Pericles Bakalos and Jacques Pardo
Mastering @ Media Structura Productions by Graham Tobias
Album cover by Gloria Calderon-Saenz

2013 Independent Music Award critically nominated in 2 categories,

and Vox Populi Winner in both:
EP category (world): Gypsy Wind
Funk/Fusion/Jam category: This Won't Take Long


Anwar Maghreb: Vocals
Regie Gibson: Vocals
Jacques Pardo : Tenor Sax, Banjo
Perry Bakalos: Guitar
Jon Simmons: Trombone
Nadjim Kebir: Drums
Tim Paul Weiner: Bass
Dave Buda : Bass on This Won’t Take Long"
Dave Fox: Drum on "This Won't Take Long"

 

 

Atlas Soul - Live at The Regattabar

 

This album was recorded "live" at the legendary Regattabar Jazz Club in Cambridge Massachusetts September 2011. Mix by Graham Tobias at Media Structura and produced by Jacques Pardo / Cosmos Music Productions. 
Featuring: 
Anwar Maghreb (Morocco) - Lead Vocals 
Regie Gibson(USA) - Slam Poetry, Lead Vocals 
Jon Simmons (USA) - Trombone, Vocals 
Nadjim Kebir (Algeria) - Drum, Vocals 
Tim Paul Weiner (USA) - Bass, Vocals 
Boujemaa Razgui (Morocco) - Percussions, Ney, Vocals 
Perry Bakalos(USA-Greece) - Guitar, Vocals 
Jacques Pardo (France) - Sax, Guitar, Vocals

 

 

Foko "Confession"

 

Foko is an electric guitarist currently living and working in Europe with Greece as his home.He lived in the US from 1981 to 2000.In 1989 he formed his own instrumental trio with himself on guitar, Darrell Maxfield on drums and Perry Bakalos on bass. He has drawn praise from guitar legends such as Jeff Beck,Carlos Santana and Eric Johnson. Guitar player magazine loved his exotic cross polinizations and Rivera Amplifiers offered him an endorsement in 1999. He has released two cds.: AN EXPRESSIONIST'S VIEW:1995 and "CONFESSION" in 1999.

Foko : All Guitars

Perry (Pericles) Bakalos - Electric Bass

Darell (Max) Maxfield - Drummings

 

Foko "An Expressionists View"

 

Foko is an electric guitarist currently living and working in Europe with Greece as his home.He lived in the US from 1981 to 2000.In 1989 he formed his own instrumental trio with himself on guitar,Darrell Maxfield on drums and Perry Bakalos on bass.He has drawn praise from guitar legends such as Jeff Beck,Carlos Santana and Eric Johnson.Guitar player magazine loved his exotic cross polinizations and Rivera Amplifiers offered him an endorsement in 1999.He has released two cds.:AN EXPRESSIONIST'S VIEW:1995 and "CONFESSION" in 1999.

Foko : All Guitars

Perry (Pericles) Bakalos - Electric Bass

Darell (Max) Maxfield - Drummings