This CD is a guitar lover's delight! In fact, Big Neighborhood was up for a Grammy as â€œBest Contemporary Jazz Instrumental Albumâ€ in 2010. Anyone who knows me knows Iâ€™m not a big rock-and-roll fan, and only someone as good as Mike Stern can steer me towards the type of hard-driving music on this CD. I call it â€œrock-and-roll jazzâ€ and it is smokinâ€™ hot! A tour-DE-force of recording acumen, this CD features six different lead engineers who recorded in four different studios in three different cities (NYC, LA and Austin). Check it out! Discuss "Mike Stern Big Neighborhood (2009) CD Review" here. Read the article.