The Claudettes are giddy, as our new album is getting mastered by Ryan A. Smith at Sterling Sound.
For, we are proud to announce, we are now being booked in North America by Blue Mountain Artists, and are now managed by Guy Eckstine and his Iconique Music Group!
Throughout his career Guy Eckstine has distinguished himself as an A&R executive, artist manager, record producer, new media maven, Grammy board member, corporate consultant and musician, with a keen eye for finding and developing new talent. Eckstine has Produced and Executive Produced over 45 records, four of which have won Grammy Awards, including, “The New Standard,” by Herbie Hancock. Eckstine has held senior A&R positions as Creative Manager, Virgin Music; Director A&R, Columbia Records; VP A&R, Verve Records; and he was also a digital music pioneer, as SVP/Creative Development, at the groundbreaking original MP3.com. Guy has worked with a stellar array of artists including Quincy Jones, Herbie Hancock, Chris Botti, Vanessa Williams, Whitney Houston, Wayne Shorter, Allan Holdsworth, Jeff Lorber, Brian Culbertson, Twin Danger, Martynas, Tiempo Libre, House of Waters, Brian McKnight, Roy Hargrove, Pete Belasco, Terrence Trent D’arby, Gino Vannelli, and Frank Zappa, among many others.
Lots more news and showdates to come…all right all right all right….