Jason "Malletman" Taylor
This protege of the late big band leader Lionel Hampton, “Malletman” Taylor plays the vibraphone instrument he loves, with a unique signature sound he calls “Vibrafunk,” best described as hypnotic. While his roots are in jazz, Taylor expanded into multiple genres and knows no boundaries. His performances entertain people of all ages and cultures.“The Malletman” managed to pull it all together on his recording, “It’s a Groove,” collaborating with giants in funky groove music, George Clinton and Stevie Washington, as he celebrates his ultimate goal — keeping real music alive. It’s a Groove!