As 2008 winds to a close, Edo has spent his time since early fall rehearsing & writing for his upcoming projects for 2009.. He has also been collaborating with various artists, including Eric “Doc” Smith whos electric drummstick rhythms can be found accompanying Edo at various performances & festivals on a variety of shared material […]
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Check out Edo’s piece on Jaco Pastorius featured on RARWRITER.com at https://www.rarwriter.com. To gain further perspective into the influence that Jaco Pastorius had on subsequent generations of bass players, RAR went to San Francisco bass player extraordinaire Edo Castro (left). The ultra-articulate Edo, who in 2006 released his album Phoenix (Passion Star Records), which explored […]
For many of us, Edo’s first CD entitled simply – EDO – has been “off the shelf” unless you’ve been fortunate enough to buy a copy at one of his gigs. In the next couple of months, you’ll be able to find EDO on iTunes as well as Amazon.com, Rhapsody, eMusic, Napster, etc.
MANRING KASSIN DARTER with Edo Castro and E. “Doc” Smith – Saturday, April 12 8:00pm $20.00 General Admission, $15.00 Students $22.00 General Admission, Day of Show Buy tickets at TicketWeb or by calling 415.383.9600 “Mindboggling musicianship and complex, provocative compositions. Darter, Manring and Kassin are all-around awesome!” – Greg Rule, Keyboard magazine Performing “chamber music […]
Castro has collected some of the most creative musicians in the San Francisco Bay Area to join him on stage in performing his original compositions including: Charles Moselle on saxaphone, flutes, and vocals, Alex Aspinall on drums, Erik Lindquist on guitar, and Greg Sankovich on keyboards. “These guys understand what I’m trying to do with […]
Check out Edo’s mySpace link below or the music page to listen to one of his latest compositions slated for his upcoming CD. He is in the process of working on the final arrangement & recording – but we wanted to share it with you asap!! When the Stars Fell on You…. Enjoy!! https://profile.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=user.viewprofile&friendID=64312385
June 29th, 2007 – Edo Castro & Friends are showcased at the Larkspur Cafe Theatre. See the calendar for more details! Playing with Edo is Ian Dogole, Deborah Winters, Lester Levy, Lisa Star, Ray Cooper, Paget Campbell and Jonathan Moe. Karys Rhea will open the show.