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Born on 1932 in Kauai, Hawaii, Lyman originally was the vibes player with 4 mallets in Martin Denny's 1950's exotica combo that played Honolulu's Halekulani Hotel. After their chart topping sucess on "Quiet Village", Lyman soon branched out on his own and became a musical star in his own right. He was a vital part of the tropical tiki trend, with his signature mellow marimba and echoing bird calls. His biggest easy listening hit…

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  • ses
  • modern ambiance... http://goodtimecollective.bandcamp.com/track/island
  • Hail to the king, baby!
  • nice one
  • picked up an LP of 'at the Crescendo' yesterday, excellent stuff
  • Bahia is my current favourite.
  • Dude knows his TIKI! Now I wanna get laid and sip martini's all year long!
  • Legalize mallet music.
  • Thanks....
  • Please, vote for the pict !

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