Originally from Los Angeles and based out of Seattle, WA, Robin has been involved with Playing For Change since its inception.
If you look closely you can see him at the beginning of the “Stand By Me” video where Rodger Ridley is playing Robin’s guitar. Over the years, he has worn many hats: producing, mixing, songwriting and playing guitar in the band. Tasty solos and soulful vocals have earned Robin the respect of his peers and a Bogner Amp endorsement. As an advocate of arts education and its importance to our future generations, Robin works as a mentor for “at risk youth” at S.A.S. Alternative High School in Bothell, WA.
In a vast world brimming with genuine talent, Taimane Gardner is among the most remarkable and awe-inspiring performers to take on the ukulele, breathing life and energy into her music that can only be described as a true force of nature. Beginnings Receiving her name from the Samoan word for “Diamond,” Taimane is a Pacific Islander […]
Born to Cadillac, Michigan in 1983, Luke Winslow-King has always held his heart in New Orleans. With a love for tradition, soul, and vintage blues and jazz, Winslow-King has earned his place among a new generation of musicians carrying on the New Orleans sound into the 21st century and beyond. First arriving in Louisiana at the age of 19 […]