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In the News (Mon 18 Mar 19)

  
  Chris Wood (Traffic) - Biocrawler
Chris Wood (June 24, 1944 – July 12, 1983) was a founding member of the British rock band Traffic along with Steve Winwood, Jim Capaldi, and Dave Mason.
Wood primarily played flute and saxophone, occasionally contributing keyboards and vocals.
While working on a solo album that was to be titled Vulcan, Chris Wood died in 1983 of pneumonia in Birmingham, England.
www.biocrawler.com /encyclopedia/Chris_Wood_%28Traffic%29   (224 words)

  
 MMW
chris is the bridge between the harmony and rhythm to either side of him and half-jokingly quotes spinal tap in describing his physical space on stage - "i'm very fortunate to have two visionaries, fire and ice, on either side of me...
Representing the west coast, chris was born in PASADENA California where he lived with his parents BILL and RENATTE WOOD (he a micro biologist at Cal Tech, she a poet/writer) and his older brother OLIVER.
Chris had always dabbled in music up to that point - taking piano lessons, playing the clarinet and in the school orchestra - but the bass was the place where it all really began.
www.mmw.net /chris.jsp   (995 words)

  
 Chris Woods > Index Page
Chris Woods was born in New Brunswick, Canada in 1970.
Woods examines the subtle effects of consumerism on the individual and on society.
In 1995 Woods was commissioned to paint The Stations of the Cross for St. David's Anglican Church in Vancouver.
www.dianefarrisgallery.com /artist/woods/index.html   (470 words)

  
 bigchill.net -music folk chris wood album year traditional
Chris was also been commissioned to compose a piece for Junctions, a collaboration between the EAC, the Tacet ensemble and the Copper family.
Wood, a Kentish teacher, reveals himself to be a talented interpreter of traditional material on the organic 'John Barleycorn', but it's his own bewitching treatises, played on fiddle and acoustic guitar, that prove particularly engrossing.
Wood's ferocious musicality is everywhere: from the fiery cello scaffolding John Barleycorn to the somnolent guitar of Bleary Winter.
www.bigchill.net /story/1530/chriswoodartistprofile.html   (1755 words)

  
  Chris Wood
Chris has been with JWA for 12 years, serving as President and CEO of JWA for the past two years.
Chris received his bachelor's degree in Journalism from the Grady College at the University of Georgia and his master's degree in Mass Communication from the University of Alabama.
Chris is the author of the book: "Clayton County, Reflections of a Crescent Jewel," published by Longstreet Press and currently distributed by JWA.
www.jwapr.com /who/chris.wood.asp   (231 words)

  
 Steve Winwood Fans' Site: Chris Wood
hris was born Christopher Gordon Blandford Wood, in Birmingham on June 24, 1944, the son of Stephen, an engineer, and Muriel Gordon, a missionary's daughter born and raised in China.
Steph Wood, his sister, introduced Steve to Chris as she knew Steve for she designed clothes and accessories for Spencer Davis.
Steve apparently looked up to Chris as he was older and artier and very taken by several unusual interests, such as archeology, geology, bird-watching, and cartography.
www.winwoodfans.com /chrisbio.htm   (723 words)

  
 Chris Wood
Chris Wood, ShopperTrak’s Chairman, may have begun his life in computers, but he has married this expertise with a strong background in retailing, which makes his insight invaluable in developing the company’s software and consulting services.
Chris became an investor in ShopperTrak in the mid ‘90s, taking over the UK operation from its US parent and overseeing its growth and expansion.
Chris believes that his time with Thorn was the most influential – “I spent my six years there in continual self-analysis as we struggled to make electrical retail and rental into a viable business.
www.shoppertrak.co.uk /ChrisWood.aspx   (354 words)

  
 Chris Wood
Chris Wood is an uncompromising writer whose music reveals his love for the un-official history of the English speaking people.
Wood was recently invited to join Paul Weller, Billy Bragg, Martin and Eliza Carthy in Simon Emerson's The Imagined Village project.
Wood and Lupton are joined by Rob Harbron, John Dipper and Olivia Ross in a show directed by Tim Dalling of The Old Rope String Band that mixes the recorded voices of the past with ritual theatre, seasonal song, storytelling and music in a celebration of England’s most enduring midwinter custom: The Mummers Play.
www.englishacousticcollective.org.uk /cw   (708 words)

  
 Chris Wood - Definition, explanation
For the woodwind player of the same name with the band Traffic, see Chris Wood (Traffic).
Christopher Barry Wood is the Pasadena, California-born bass player for the avant-garde jazz-funk trio Medeski, Martin & Wood;.
Born in Pasadena, California, Chris formed MMW in 1991 with John Medeski and Billy Martin.
www.calsky.com /lexikon/en/txt/c/ch/chris_wood.php   (105 words)

  
 Chris Wood wins Russian Amateur Championship
Wood carded a closing 72 for 285, three under par, to take the title by a massive seven strokes from Russia’s Androv Pavlov while the other English players filled three of the next five places.
Nineteen-year-old Wood, a member of the England ‘A’ squad, who finished joint winner with international David Horsey in the West of England Stroke Play in April, fired an opening 70 which left him a shot ahead of 18 year old Hutsby and two clear of Whitnell.
Although Wood had a birdie-three on the third in the final round to increase his lead, bogeys at the fourth and fifth proved a sobering thought.
www.ecomallbiz.com /easy5/chriswoodwinsinrussia   (445 words)

  
 Chris Wood (folk musician) at AllExperts
Chris Wood is an English folk musician and composer who plays fiddle, viola and guitar, and sings.
Wood is also a member of the acclaimed Wood, Wilson & Carthy, with Roger Wilson and Martin Carthy.
At the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2006, the Best Original Song category was won by Chris Wood and storyteller Hugh Lupton for "One in a Million", a modern retelling of a widespread traditional tale in which a lost ring is rediscovered in the stomach of a fish.
en.allexperts.com /e/c/ch/chris_wood_(folk_musician).htm   (590 words)

  
 Chris Wood, Roger Wilson & Martin Carthy
With Carthy on guitar and Wood and Wilson on fiddle (Wilson occasionally laid aside his fiddle for a guitar or mandolin), the men launched into that casual sliding march style that is so characteristic of Carthy.
Wood concluded his introduction by stating that he didn't "know how true it is, but like a lot of the ballads, there's a kernal of truth." His version of "Lord Bateman" was very slow and solemn.
Wood joked that he could believe that there were there were nine men who were Welsh, "but not jovial," and quickly added, "Some of my best friends were Welsh." Wood was thrilled by the audience's kind response.
www.rambles.net /woodwilson_live.html   (914 words)

  
 Chris Wood
The Irish Times regard him as 'the renaissance man of English folk' Back in the UK he is known as 'The Mouth of the South!' Either way Chris Wood is an uncompromising writer whose music reveals his love for the alternative history of the English speaking people.
Chris Wood is a remarkable composer and musician (violin, guitar and voice).
Chris started his career playing with an embryonic form of the Oyster Band, from where he went on to play for the RSC and the National Theatre before forming the influential partnership with Andy Cutting.
www.alanbearmanmusic.co.uk /id35.htm   (680 words)

  
 Chris' Wood Floors - Wilmington, DE - About
Many people dream of having wood floors in their homes, but believe that goal to be out of reach.
Chris is a highly skilled craftsman possessing years of customer service and "hands-on" knowledge.
No matter what your wood flooring needs are, you can be certain Chris' Wood Floors has the skill, talent and expertise to be your flooring provider.
verizonsupersite.com /chriswoodfloorscom/about   (330 words)

  
 The Wood Brothers
Chris moved to New York City and became a Yankee.
Meanwhile, Chris was living in Manhattan playing everything from free jazz to rock and roll.
Now The Wood Brothers have begun a collaboration that combines their shared childhood influences with everything they've learned since leaving home.
www.thewoodbrothers.com   (383 words)

  
 Traffic
Chris Wood’s reeds brought a jazzy, exotic flavor to the music.
Chris Wood died in 1983 after a long illness.
June 24, 1944: Chris Wood of Traffic is born in Birmingham, England.
www.rockhall.com /inductee/traffic   (1577 words)

  
 Chris Wood Vehicle Services. Car parts, service, repair & sales. Rover Volvo & VW specialist.
ABOUT US Background - Chris Wood, in charge of the technical and mechanical side of the business, has been involved in the motor trade for over 30 years, specialising in Volvo cars for many of them.
Chris had seen, while working for large main dealers, that there was a potential for an independent garage to be run along similar, but more personal and flexible lines - thus Chris Wood Vehicle Services Ltd (originally Chris Wood Vehicle Service and Repair) was conceived.
Starting with just three people in one workshop, Chris and Heather have flourished and expanded the company - assisted by a very able team of ten people in eight workshops and their own successful blend of technical expertise and customer-led services.
www.chriswoodvehicleservices.co.uk /about.html   (203 words)

  
 JamBase > Articles > WHITTLING IT DOWN WITH CHRIS WOOD
It was, and it is, that ability to do so many things on stage, and in the studio, that has allowed Medeski Martin and Wood to carve out their very own space in music history.
It's as if the last decade has been the building of the Medeski-Martin-and-Wood house, filling it with all the comforts of home, rearranging the furniture so it's just right, and now finally that task is done and they get to live and play in their perfect abode.
Wood: We started off in a van, touring around, sleeping on people's floor when we were younger.
www.jambase.com /headsup.asp?storyID=6231   (861 words)

  
 Chris Wood Design Home Page a Graphic Design, Photography and Web Design Studio
Chris Wood Design is able to create affordable solutions to meet your budgetary guidelines that do not compromise quality or integrity.
Chris Wood Design offers a wide-range of sevices including: identity packages, photography, print design, illustration, and web design to Springfield, Missouri, and the surrounding region.
At Chris Wood Design, we listen to what our clients want, then apply our creativity, knowledge and skill–ultimately Bringing Life to Design.
www.chriswooddesign.com   (144 words)

  
 chris wood - writer - author - media trainer - corporate communications
Chris Wood’s interests are as wide-angle as his life experience.
Born in small-town southern Ontario in 1953, Chris spent part of his childhood in Latin America, a year of his adolescence in Japan and periods since in rural Atlantic Canada, downtown Toronto, suburban north Texas and afloat just off the coast of British Columbia.
Chris is available for major and minor writing assignments as well as media and communications consulting.
www.patsyann.com /chris/content/index.htm   (664 words)

  
 Chris Wood | CFRB
Medeski, Martin And Wood bassist Chris Wood studied composition, and jazz and classical bass in his hometown Boulder, Colorado.
After they returned, Wood and Medeski got involved with NYC's downtown scene.
Besides being one third of MMW, Wood has performed with many musicians, including Marc Ribot, Elliot Sharp, Ned Rothenberg, John Zorn, and Sam Bennett, in his group Chunk.
www.cfrb.com /performer/293251/chris-wood   (165 words)

  
 Chris Wood
I've known Chris Wood for a very long time, though never particularly well - mainly, I guess, this has been because we've never been involved in a joint musical project.
Of the three composed songs I mentioned earlier, two are by Chris himself, and one is by Hugh Lupton.
It tells, in a few short lines, the true story of Chris and his little son, whilst walking in the park, finding a young man hanging from the branch of a tree.
www.mustrad.org.uk /reviews/c_wood.htm   (676 words)

  
 WINGS Birding Tours: Tour Leaders: Chris Wood   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Chris Wood was born and raised along the Front Range of Colorado.
While he did go to Disneyland as a kid, his more vivid California memories are of Yellow-billed Magpie, Mountain Quail and offshore wildlife.
By the time Chris was a teenager, he had already led trips for local bird clubs…although he admits his mom or dad usually had to drive the vehicle.
www.wingsbirds.com /leaders/view/2   (102 words)

  
 Amazon.ca: Wood + Wire: Music: Chris Von Sneidern   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Although CVS is often found in his studio producing his own albums or other artists', Wood and Wire was recorded entirely in the NY metro area with a winning combination of musicians including Peter Straus (Dwarves) and Dennis Diken (Smithereens).
Chris von Sneidern came to San Francisco from Syracuse, NY, in 1985, and joined a handful of pop-style bands (The Lost Patrol, Sneetches, Flying Color).
Chris von Sneidern is one of the few artists today who has managed to assimilate the best elements of pop music and turn them into something that is uniquely his own.
www.amazon.ca /Wood-Wire-Chris-Von-Sneidern/dp/B000006DZI   (724 words)

  
 Jazzdimensions - Chris Wood von Medeski, Martin and Wood - an interview
Chris Wood - "as intense and bluesy as Charles Mingus?"
The role of MMW´s bassplayer Chris Wood may be a most trying one - he has to play his acoustic or electric bass rather aggressive with an intense bodily effort to cut through - but usually Medeski and Martin are still louder...
Chris: Well, I mean - ultimately, I just try to "stay in the moment".That really applies for me for music and for living, breathing and everything.
www.jazzdimensions.de /interviews/the_world/2001/chris_wood.html   (1262 words)

  
 Welcome to Wood Realty
Diana Wood’s entrepreneurial spirit and desire to strive for excellence has brought Wood Realty to where it is today!
Wood Realty remains a locally owned real estate brokerage dedicated to honesty, integrity and professionalism.
Wood Realty is a full service company with Residential, New Home Developments, Commercial and Marketing Divisions.
www.woodrealtysc.com   (237 words)

  
 Chris Wood
Deeply influenced by the Frankfurt sound of the early 90s, Chris Wood’s interaction with electronic music quickly developed from passion to profession.
In 2007 Chris Wood forms a coalition with DJ Meat from the Frankfurt Freebase Recordstore and also Frank Leicher and Nedzad Berovic.
Based on these old friendships and Chris Wood’s studio experience thrilling musical cooperations and many releases are on their way in the near future.
www.chris-wood.de /bio.html   (496 words)

  
 Chris Wood is a Badass [Archive] - TalkBass Forums
When I saw him, he was doing all kinds of crazy stuff with his upright.
I think Chris Wood also has a unique stlye on the electric bass too.
There was one point where he was able to play a note way up past the pickups on his P-Bass.
www.talkbass.com /forum/archive/index.php/t-9591.html   (183 words)

  
 Chris Wood
During the last 10 years, hardly any house club in the "Rhein-Main area" was able to resist his fine and exceptional taste combining Deephouse, Techhouse and Minimal Techno.
In 2003, Chris, sound engineer and host of the radioshow "practice house mix show", has started to work for the "GEM/Elektrolux" network, where he dedicates his time generating new sounds - together with Pascal FEOS in his studio.
His job at the studio provides him with excellent conditions for realizing his own ideas on vinyl: As recently as last year, he remixed a track for Tony Senghore on Danza Electronica and produced a fresh interpretation of "I Need A Freak" together with DJ Sebbo.
www.ibiza-voice.com /djs/Chris_Wood.php   (240 words)

  
 LaPointe's Classic Wooden Boats, Wood Boats For Sale
Chris Craft MBL 6 cylinder engine, storage cover, custom tandem axle trailer.
Chris Craft advertised the Futura as the "Jaguar of the Cruisers".The interior is very nice and clean.
Wood appears to be in very good shape, the varnish needs some freshening up.
www.classicboat.com /boats.htm   (3796 words)

  
 Chris Wood, The Lark Descending
Chris Wood is the English fiddler, guitarist and singer who came to light in a duo with Andy Cutting, has subsequently played with Wood, Wilson, Carthy and now joins Robert Harbron and John Dipper in the English Acoustic Collective.
It is much to Wood's credit that he can place two such lengthy songs together and hold the listener spellbound throughout.
With all the excitement about the promise of youth in the English folk scene, it is more reassuring to hear one of the younger generation step up to claim his place alongside the greats with this mature and incredibly powerful album.
www.greenmanreview.com /cd/cd_wood_lark.html   (557 words)

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