firstname.lastname@example.org wrote: > i'd agree that his compositions arn't really loop based (other than >somewhat on his solo album..."Gost Ship" I think its called). but loops are a big part of his sound these days. they are kinda rudementary from a looper's perspective, but ground breaking from a jazz stand point. -chris There aint a damn thang "rudimentary" about Frisell's loops! Anymore than his guitar playing is "rudimentary" :-) If you see him perform live you can really appreciate the consumate skill with which he approaches looping as an extenstion of his guitar. The only other person I can think of who has such a seemless loop technique would be David Torn. Course, that Nels Cline aint no slouch either... D.G.