Fog Ink announced the debut release of Lucky Munk, a Nashville band that has been gaining popularity through social networking sites.
Lucky Munk’s first album will be released on August 23, 2011. The band’s sound is a hybrid of genres that may best be described as a guitar driven version of Jamie Cullum with influences from artists like John Mayer and Bruce Hornsby.
The band was founded by Nashville guitarist Tyra Elliott Neftzger by combining elements of jazz, blues. With over 15 years of experience composing and performing in various venues, Tyra has now created a band that embodies his unique sound as an arranger and a vocalist. The band performs new arrangements of familiar tunes as well as their own original songs.
Tyra Neftzger has worked in both the Pop and Jazz genres and has written several articles for All About Jazz. His articles on Pocket Philosophy and The Role of SIlence in Music has been quoted by individuals in different occupations around the world. The articles can be found at the following locations:
The Role of Silence in Music: http://www.allaboutjazz.com/php/article.php?id=16481
Pocket Philosophy: http://www.allaboutjazz.com/php/article_center.php
You can find more information about Lucky Munk and hear their sound at http://www.luckymunkband.com, http://airplaydirect.com/music/luckymunk/, or follow the band on Twitter: @luckymunk
Fog Ink is a division of Fields of Gold Publishing,Inc. a music and book publishing company located in Nashville, TN. Fields of Gold, Inc. was established in 2003.