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Beyond Beyond: The Jazz Collection from the band, SWOO - Featuring Leland
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Bio A Musician, Artist, Writer, Arranger, Engineer ...
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Anthology Who, When, What and Now.
  • Music Blog

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    Leland's Music Blog

    Leland's Music Blog offers commentary on topical, historical and current news relevant to the music industry. The idea is to give knowledge, insight, theory and perspective on the history and future of music.

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    Artist & Music Reviews

    Leland's Music Blog covers what's going on with artists and music in the industry. What's New, What's News and What's Hot!

  • Cross Culture

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    Cross Culture

    Cross Culture In De Area, a progressive project combining R&B, Island, Rap and Dancehall was the first of its kind. This concept actually was the forerunner of groups like the Fugees and others who mixed genres.

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    Re-Release

    Cross Culture in De Area is now available for Mp3 downloads as a re-release. Due to its continued popularity amongst Bermudians, you can now enjoy some BDA history.

  • Island Christmas

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    Bermuda Christmas Collection

    The Bermuda Christmas Collection is a compilation of Bermudian artists covering a range of genres and is the first of its kind to be inducted into the Bermudian Time Capsule.

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    Re-Release

    The Bermuda Christmas Collection is now available for Mp3 downloads as a re-release. Due to its continued popularity amongst Bermudians, you can now enjoy some BDA history.

  • Lost Boyz

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    The Lost Boyz

    The Lost Boyz with Marvin Trimm, aka Nature Boy, was the forerunner project that lead to the formation of Cross Culture.  While these tracks are not for purchase they are worth hearing.

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    Hear Now

    The Lost Boyz were featured in an article written by Loren Smith and published as a full page "island feature" in Black Radio Exclusive.

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Guitar Player Needed?

Leland is available for sessions, live performance and production situations. Leland's vast musical experience spanning 4 decades, will undoubtedly add tremendous value for your next music project.

For General inquires use Contact and for more specific needs use the Form Request.

Need a Producer?

If you are looking for a qualified Music Producer, Leland has experience in music production covering a range of genres.

Additionally, Leland also has the chops to arrange, write and engineer depending on the project requirements.

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Leland & Donald Byrd Producer

Leland worked with Grammy Award Winner and Producer, Donald Byrd, as a guitarist and writer. The project with the group, Bermuda was under the Elektra Asylum Records banner.

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Leland & Jerry Bell Dazz

Leland worked with RCA Recording Artist and Vocalist, Jerry Bell Dazz, as a guitarist and writer while in Los Angeles and Japan. This collaboration was during the promotion of the "Winter Wonderland" album.

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Leland Jams with Stevie

While Stevie Wonder was in Osaka during his 1983 Japan Tour, two members of Wonderlove had jammed with this band that was backing vocalist, Jerry Bell Dazz and consequently brought Stevie and one of his guitarists, Rick Zunnigar back the next night and they jammed...

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Music News

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