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More new music from Gilmour, Waters guitarist Chester Kamen Print E-mail
Written by Matt   
Thursday, 28 January 2021

We recently told you about some new music from respected guitarist Chester Kamen. Amongst many other artists, Chester has toured with Roger Waters, joining his band in 2002 and playing on subsequent tours, and with David Gilmour on his 2016 Rattle That Lock tour. He first played with David back in 1985 during the Live Aid show - David and Chester were both part of Bryan Ferry's band for that show (as was Jon Carin).

Chester has, like many musicians, kept himself busy whilst lockdowns and restrictions due to Covid-19 have called a halt to many things - in particular, live performance. In October, he shared his recently finished new piece of music called Take This, that runs for over 23 minutes. Chester told us that Take This is the first side of an album he is currently working on - following, or inspired by, the old Floyd blueprint of one long piece and several songs on the flip side. Last month saw the first couple of songs on the second side of the album: Brand New Day and Swimming.

Chester has now uploaded the next track on the album to YouTube. It's called I'd Love To Turn You, which is an upbeat, guitar driven song, almost late period Beatles-esque, and once again it features Felix Howard (Roy Harper's son) on bass and backing vocals and Chuck Sabo on drums. We'll update you as he progresses with the rest of the album, as we know from feedback we've had that a good number of you are enjoying the songs revealed so far!

 
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