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The independent record label "Space 2 Groove Records"  represents the music of guitarist, electric bass player, composer, recording engineer, photographer,

Brian Kastan.

Brian has recorded 61 albums as a group leader or group member.

The concept of this label is to show the various styles and directions of Brian Kastan's music.

The instrumentation of the 61 albums consist of 

Solo Electric/Nylon String Guitar

Guitar Duo, Trio, & Quartets

Electric/Fretless Bass Trio & Quartets

Guitar, Voice & Horn Duos.

 Movie & T.V. & Soundtracks composed with guitar, bass, drum programming & keyboards.

Brian's musical styles range from open space atmospheric textures to heavy groove improvised music, composed modern jazz/fusion/rock energy compositions, to warm acoustic singer songwriter tunes with Maria Kastan.

Brian has recorded the majority of the albums himself live at Continuum Fine Art and Photography (Gallery/Studio) in Greenwood Lake, NY.

Since Covid started in 2020 Brian has recorded over 40 albums.

Listed below are the musical artist Brian has recorded albums with:

4 Different Grammy Winning Artist:

Mino Cinelu-Percussionist- (Arcadia)

Miles Griffith-Vocalist-(Roll the Dice on Life, Not So Standard,

Pathways on the Edge)

Rachel Z Hakim-(Atmospheric Grooves)

Leo Genovesse-(Conversation Colors)

Andy Sanesi, Scott Petito, Kirk Knuffke, Suke Cerulo, Peter O'Brien, Eric Person, Bob Meyer, Erik Egol, Steve Rust, Christopher Dean Sullivan, Yutaka Uchida, Goerge Dulin, Danny Zanker, Jay Brunka,, Nick Gianni, Dave Berger, George Spanos, Erik Egol, Karl latham, Travis Sullivan, Adam Nolan, Federico Balducci, Ryan Roberts, Mike Pride, Ryan Berg, James Paul Nadien, Lamy Istrefi, Micheal Bisio,

 & Juini Booth. Plus, gigs with many more musicians.

 

Brian also has composed Soundtracks for T.V and Film with Various Actors

All Songs are released as an album titled "Soundtracks"

Movie: American Criminal/Blue Lives Matter.

T.V. Show:  Hospital Arrest. 

with acclaimed movie & T.V. director Dylan Bank. 

 Hospital Arrest. 

https://www.imdb.com/name/nm8075027/

(Robert Loggia-Nominated for Academy Award The God Father-Sopranos)

Jimmie Walker

(Goodtimes, nominated for a Golden Globe Award in 1975 and 1976 for his role for Good Times, CBS)

 

Martin Kove, (Karate Kid/Rambo),

Gilbert Gottfried (Comedian,Aladdin) 

Michael Winslow (Police Academy)

Todd Bridges (Different Strokes)

Jewels McCullough (Playboy Playmate/Growing Pains)

Side Projects

Composed songs with Emmy Nominated composer recording engineer Marc Solomon.

Recorded with the Grissom Grail live by Rhys Chatham at Lincoln Center, Nonesuch Records.

 

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