David Northrup, known for his work as a sideman and session musician for Rock Legends Rick Derringer, Boz Scaggs and Country Superstar Travis Tritt, branches out as an artist with the release of his debut instrumental CD, SHAPES. Produced by Grammy winning Producer Shane Theriot the project includes performances from the legendary George Porter Jr of The Meters and Adam Nitti on bass. New Orleans jazz great David Torkonowsky and Pat Coli on keyboards. Shane Theriot (Neville Brothers, Hall and Oates) and Mike Miller (Gino Vannelli, Chick Corea Electric Band II) on Guitar with Eric Crystal and Mark Douthit on Saxophone. The project includes several Theriot compositions, a unique latin arrangement of the Miles Davis classic, All Blues and other Slick and greasy tracks. Heavy groove instrumental music with the influences of Jeff Porcaro, Steve Gadd, David Garibaldi and Steve Jordan.