Earth Is a Cruel Master
After 5 recordings with Tunnels, vibraphonist/percussionist and composer Marc Wagnon returns to his own musical vision, combining great jazz-rock with thought-provoking themes such as recent scientific discoveries, climate change and the human condition. Marc takes on the lion's share of the instrumentation, returning to his first love: The drum set- and is joined by long-time collaborators Van Manakas and Leo Traversa in the early 90's Marc founded the group Tunnels with world-renowned bassist Percy Jones, releasing a critically acclaimed CD in 1994, followed by "Painted Rock" in 1999. He went on to record a total of five albums with Tunnels. The band broke up in 2009. Marc is also featured on "Manifest Destiny", a CD with the legendary English band Brand X. Marc's previous solo release, "Conjunction", is a collaboration with drummer Mike Clark and bassist Paul Jackson.