In Search Of Higher Ground” is the debut solo CD from Grammy winning guitarist, engineer and producer Neil Citron. Originally recorded in 1994, the Digital versions of the record offered here have been re-mastered from the original master tapes to further highlight the sonic beauty of this musical masterpiece. The 13 track album also features Keyboardist Erik Norlander, Drummer Walter Garces, Tony Franklin on Fretless Bass, and one track (Why) with symphonic rock singer Lana Lane on vocals.
Neil Citron delivers an instrumental magnum opus of guitar virtuosity and acrobatics mixed with his familiar melodic sensibilities, all of which keeps his music with the listener long after the songs have stopped. His fluid yet commanding guitar style weaves through heavy rock arrangements with memorable phrasing and intrepid tonalities.
Joining Neil on “In Search Of Higher Ground” is veteran keyboardist Erik Norlander (Lana Lane, Rocket Scientists), whose growling Hammond organ and lush synthesizer, paint a vast and spacious sonic landscape behind the bold lead work of Citron's guitars.
Citron’s aggressive melodic lines coalesce with the undulating heavy rhythms from drummer Walter Garces (The Electric Prunes, BangTower), drawing in the listener with endless energy... more credits released May 12, 2015
Neil Citron - Guitars, Songwriter, Producer, Engineer Tony Franklin - Fretless Bass Guitar Walter Garces - Drums/Percussion Erik Norlander - Keyboards/Synths Lana Lane - Vocals (Why) license all rights reserved