The Garden Of Musical Delights (Now & Then) – James Elkington & Terry Callier

Now: James Elkington – Wintres Woma British born Chicago native James Elkington this year released an album of unimaginable¬† pastoral delight, Wintres Woma, on the Paradise Of Bachelors label. It features his hypnotic guitar playing and pristine vocals on material that ranges from classic sounding progressive folk rock, to impressionist Nick Drake like excursions. Elkington is one of the most in demand musicians in the Chicago scene and beyond having spent extensive time working with Jeff Tweedy, Steve Gunn, Joan Shelly, Richard Thompson, Michael Chapman and others. I recently had the privilege of seeing Elkington on a triple bill with …

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