” Don’t miss, should be legendary bass player, Anthony Cook with The Skylarks,who slayed the crowd last year.He has also played with other great blues bands throughout his career .He is a great bassist,one of the best I’ve seen…and one of Southern California’s best musicians.”
– Will James, Promoter/Producer, *Executive Director- Gram Parsons, Petition Project/Gram National,and NO DEPRESSION MAGAZINE Gram Parsons Project Board Member and Multi-instrumentalist, Julian Goldwhite
(All Original Bass/Music/Backing Vocals)
Mistaken (MI) Identity band ( LP RELEASE coming in 2022 )
This Is My Love ~ 5/22/21 @ THE CANYON CLUB, Montclair, CA
Friends/Distraction ~ 5/22/21 @ THE CANYON CLUB, Montclair, CA
RIDE INTO TOWN (Summit Rehearsal Studio, Pasadena, CA
Mistaken Identity Original “Ladies First”
String Theory Project
(NOW AVAILABLE ON OVER 150 DIGITAL MUSIC PLATFORMS INCLUDING ; iTunes, Amazon Music, Bandcamp, Spotify, etc.)
SPINNING ON RADIO STATIONS WORLDWIDE!
PYRAMIDZ LP title: “BUILT FOR YESTERDAY”
👉🏼NOW AVAILABLE ON OVER 150 DIGITAL MUSIC PLATFORMS
including Spotify, iTunes, Amazon Music, YouTube, Bandcamp & more!
SPINNING ON RADIO STATIONS WORLDWIDE!
⭐️The Skylarks…”This is good straight-ahead Americana music;rich in texture with a blend of styles and genres.”
**The Skylarks LA … Recognized in the year end best CDs of 2015- Make Americana Great Again
NO DEPRESSION MAGAZINE
Live at The Palace Theatre~ Los Angeles, CA
Make Music Pasadena, 2016: Deeper Sleep & Sin City
Live at The Armory in Pasadena: (Before The Summer ~ Instrumental Tune)
Sin City ~ Gram Parsons International, Huntington Beach, Ca. 2015
Mr. T’s Bowl ~ Los Angeles, Ca. 2013
CD CREDITS: The Skylarks are an innovative & diverse seven piece band that has developed a unique brand of Americana / Roots. In addition to rave reviews from international music journalists, they have been featured on several media fronts including: national / international television series, MTV, commercials, and worldwide radio airplay. Sam Mellon, the lead singer and primary songwriter of The Skylarks is best known for his reflective songwriting and heart-wrenching ballads, with elegant & poignant lyrics. The Skylarks make the most of every note and lyric; the effect is a rich sound that draws influence from every corner of the music world.
In addition, The Skylarks music style reflects the eclectic make up of the band members. Musical roots extend from rock, pop, blues, folk, jazz, and beyond. Together, the band captures an expressive style that is both classic, yet firmly rooted in the twenty first century.
The Black Tongued Bells - Every Tongue Has A Tale To Tell (Los Angeles, CA)
“Hypnotic richly textured wall of sound that feels like it was produced in a Mississippi juke joint.”
-Blues Blast Magazine
Jukin’ Joint ~ Live & Recorded at Interstellar Studio, Upland, CA
Produced by: D miner, Ray Herron, Anthony Cook
Recorded at Interstellar Music Studio, Upland, CA by Audio Engineer/Owner, Jon Crawford. Mixed at Earle Mankey Music Studio, Thousand Oaks, CA, by Audio Engineer/Owner, Earle Mankey.
The Black Tongued Bells are seasoned musicians who played and recorded from 2001 – 2015 with the same original members. The Black Tongued Bells sound is a Muscle Shoals / STAX groove with a swampy blues, roots rock and gospel vibe. Our original music that is a segue to recall storytelling with many outstanding music reviews and played on over 200 radio stations worldwide, including Sirius XM. The Black Tongued Bells have built a reputation as one oft Los Angeles premier bands. “Every Tongue Has A Tale To Tell” has been listed on the (RMR) Roots Music Report top 50 CDs, and the all genre TOP HITS 100 International Music Chart. Songs from “Every Tongue Has A Tale To Tell” have been selected for international CD compilations including; SIRIUS XM Radio, Little Stevens Underground Garage, and I.M.P. Independent Musician Promotions, “Best of Indie” Music Compilation CD.
Jim Wilson & Phil Jones Band
“I Can’t Hear You”
53 Stations (Orange County, CA)
CD CREDITS: Recorded / Produced by 53 Stations
Joe Karma And The Tombstone Roadies (Los Angeles, CA)
CD CREDITS: Recorded / Produced by Tombstone Roadies
Cody Sokolski Band (New York, NY)
Jason Taylorson Band (Los Angeles, CA)
Recorded at Uncles Studios, Los Angeles CA
Videographer: Ivan Cordeiro