FINGERSTYLE TIMES TWO: Saturday night's guitar night at the Empire
Published 04/23/2010, Grand Forks Herald
Acclaimed musicians Sparks, Heywood play Saturday at Empire
Fingerstyle guitar virtuoso Tim Sparks has crafted his sound from years of traveling the world, with influences of jazz, ragtime, blues, bluegrass and classical music, a news release said. Phil Heywood plays guitar with a bluesy swing, arresting lyricism, a down-home rhythmic groove, fluidity and flair. Each will play individually, and they will play together.