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      ..FLASH DECEMBER 2009: BREAKWATER IS BACK TOGETHER AND BETTER THAN EVER. AFTER 30 YEARS THIS MAGNIFICENT BAND HAS REUNITED. IT'S SPLASHDOWN TIME! BREAKWATER IS A FUNK, SOUL AND JAZZ AMERICAN BAND FROM PHILADELPHIA, FORMED IN 1971. THE BAND CONSISTED OF GENE ROBINSON - LEAD VOCALS AND TRUMPET... read more
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      ..FLASH DECEMBER 2009: BREAKWATER IS BACK TOGETHER AND BETTER THAN EVER. AFTER 30 YEARS THIS MAGNIFICENT BAND HAS REUNITED. IT'S SPLASHDOWN TIME! BREAKWATER IS A FUNK, SOUL AND JAZZ AMERICAN BAND FROM PHILADELPHIA, FORMED IN 1971. THE BAND CONSISTED OF GENE ROBINSON - LEAD VOCALS AND TRUMPET, JAMES GEE JONES - DRUMS AND VOCALS, LINC 'LOVE' GILMORE - GUITAR AND VOCALS, STEVE GREEN - BASS AND VOCALS, VINCE GARNELL - SAX AND VOCALS, GREG SCOTT - SAX AND VOCALS, JOHN 'DUTCH' BRADDOCK - PERCUSSION, AND KAE WILLIAMS, JR. - KEYBOARDS AND VOCALS.
      THEY MET AT SCHOOL AND THE BAND BECAME THE HOTTEST LOCAL BAND IN PHILADELPHIA. IN 1978 THEY WERE SIGNED BY CLIVE DAVIS TO ARISTA RECORDS AND RELEASED TWO SUCCESSFUL ALBUMS.
      THE FIRST ALBUM, 'BREAKWATER' (1978), INCLUDED 'WORK IT OUT', 'YOU KNOW I LOVE YOU', 'NO LIMIT' AND 'FEEL YOUR WAY'.
      TWO YEARS LATER, 'SPLASHDOWN' (1980) WAS THE BANDS SECOND ALBUM, WHICH INCLUDED 'SAY YOU LOVE ME GIRL' AND RELEASE THE BEAST.
      TO THE DISMAY OF MANY LOYAL FANS THE GROUP SPLIT UP IN 1981.
      SAY YOU LOVE ME GIRL' WAS ISSUED IN THE U.K. FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 1986.
      KAE WILLIAMS BECAME A FREELANCE PIANIST, SONGWRITER AND PRODUCER. FOLLOWING BREAKWATER, KAE MOVED TO NEW YORK AND TOOK UP SESSION WORK AND RECORDED WITH AND PRODUCED MANY SUCCESSFUL ARTIST.
      SADLY KAY WILLIAMS JR. PASSED AWAY IN 2008.
      BASSIST STEVE GREEN IS STILL IN THE MUSIC BUSINESS AND HAS RECORDED ON OVER 100 SESSION FOR GROUPS SUCH AS PATTI LABELLE, LOU RAWLS AND EDDIE MURPHY. HE CURRENTLY HAS A FUNK JAZZ GROUP CALLED STEVE GREEN & ELEVATORS, WHO ARE JUST COMPLETING THEIR FIRST CD.
      GREG SCOTT, THE SAX PLAYER, IS ALSO AN ACTIVE MUSICIAN ON THE EAST COAST MUSIC CIRCUIT TODAY, PERFORMING AND RECORDING WITH A HOST OF GREAT ARTIST.
      DRUMMER & VOCALIST JIMMY JONES IS STILL ACTIVE IN THE MUSIC BUSINESS AS WELL AS LEAD VOCALIST GENE ROBINSON AND PERCUSSIONIST DUTCH BRADOCK.
      BREAKWATER'S MUSIC CONTINUES TO LIVE IN THE HEARTS AND EARS OF ALL WHO EXPERIENCED THEIR AWESOME AND TIMELESS SOUND...

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