Ken Leighton 6 p.m., Oct. 18
RIYL: Gipsy Kings, Ottmar Liebert
Influences: Gipsy Kings, Ottmar Liebert, Jesse Cook,
Tony Lasley plays Latin/Flamenco instrumentals on guitar. He has performed with local jazz legend Peter Sprague, as well as with Eliza Gylkison, Dan Fogelberg, Jim Messina, and Dan Bern.
His Latin beat music has been heard in commercials (Colgate 2002 - 2003), as well as in the movies Heartbreakers (2001), Seven Days (2001), and Chips (1999). In addition, he composed the music for a promotional holiday CD produced for the Hotel Del Coronado in 2001.