Jim Campilongo

Jim Campilongo

A San Francisco native, who moved to New York years ago, is a Telecaster master, melting together elements of jazz, blues, rock and country to create his own gold standard. Whether he is covering a pop song such as “Michelle,” a country song such as “Sweet Dreams,” or performing one of his originals, the effect is haunting and lovely. The Jim Campilongo Electric Trio’s residency at New York City’s Knitting Factory has reached legendary status.... more