A while back Rod's talented sax player Katja Rieckermann asked SMILER members to help choose a track from her new album 'Never Stand Still' to release as a single, you voted 'Walkin' The Dog' as one of the three favorites and Katja has now chosen this track as the first single release from her 3rd solo CD.
Here is the video we think it's fantastic,
Releases in 2015 by Horn Star Records produced by Jeffrey Carruthers and Katja Rieckermann featuring Lemar Carter (drums), Josh Smith (guitar), Deron Johnson (keys), Danny McKay (bass), Luis Eric Gonzales (trumpet), Humberto Ruiz (trombone), Arturo Sandoval (trumpet), Joe Bonamassa (guitar), D'Extra Wiley (vocals), Lyndsay Haldorson (vocals), Russ Henry (steel drum), MB Gordy (percussion), Chuck Kentis (keyboard), Lamont Van Hook (vocals). Recorded at East West Studios, Hollywood, California; Tury's Music Studio, Tarzana; Kentis Music Studios; Riot Drum Studio, Tarzana, California; Digital Zoo Studios, Los Angeles, California; The Space, West Hills, California; Mixed by Lior Goldenberg; Tony Phillips at One Good Ear Studios, Valley Village, California; Dave Jenkins at Fresh Ground Sound, Ventura, California. Mastered by Maor Appelbaum at Maor Appelbaum Mastering. Executive producers: Shannon Holliday and Gene Brown, Daniel Marra and Adriana Altamirano, Doug and Barbara Fuller, Mervyn Cutting. Director: Paul Gervasi, hair: Stephanie Scanlion, production assistent: Billie Kaman.
Video cast: Tal Bergman (drums), Andreas Geck (bass and awesome dog), Fred Kron (keyboard), Marcus Nand (guitar), Humberto Ruiz (trombone), Luis Eric Gonzales (trumpet), Ralph Rieckermann (ping pong) and Scarlett the dog.