Jimi Tunnell

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Jimi Tunnell
BornDenton, Texas, U.S.
GenresPop, R&B, jazz, classical
Occupation(s)Musician
InstrumentsGuitar, vocals
Years active1980–present
LabelsArt of Life
Associated actsYukihiro Takahashi, Laurie Anderson, Steps Ahead, Members Only, Robin Gibb
Websitewww.jimitunnell.com

Jimi Tunnell is an American guitarist and vocalist from Denton, Texas.[1] Although he is known as a guitarist, his career began as a jazz trumpeter.[2]

Tunnell has worked with Yukihiro Takahashi, Laurie Anderson, Steps Ahead, and Member's Only.[3][4] His band Trilateral Commission includes percussionist José Rossy of Weather Report. He is a member of the Rodney Holmes Trio, which includes bassist Alphonso Johnson, also from Weather Report. He is a featured artist on the Origin Records releases Time Within Itself and Origin Suite.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Independent Music Production Firm". Buffalo Sound. Retrieved 2011-10-22.
  2. ^ ""James ("jimi") Tunnell, born in Denton, Texas, began his wide-ranging musical career as a classical/jazz trumpet player."". Buffalosound.com. Retrieved 2011-10-22.
  3. ^ "Home". Jimi Tunnell. Retrieved 2011-10-22.
  4. ^ "Members Only | Discography". AllMusic. Retrieved 2015-03-10.