Music Reviews

Music Reviews

Anyone who has read my music reviews knows that I have a passion for ANY type of music... the only CD's that don't get reviewed here are those which lack a high "EQ" (energy quotient)... we are very happy to bring you a new and updated site where our prime reviews can be viewed and shared!

Review: Doug Hammer – Americana

Doug Hammer - Americana:  Those readers who have been with us for a long time know that I'm not usually inclined to review a...

Review: Hennie Bekker – Beyond Dreams Pathways to Deep Relaxation

Hennie Bekker – BEYOND DREAMS Pathways to Deep Relaxation:  Hennie is an artist you need to hear… he’s been “on the scene” for decades,...
grandly sensitive piano

grandly sensitive piano Raffaele Grimaldi – An Image of Eternity

grandly sensitive piano Raffaele Grimaldi - AN IMAGE OF ETERNITY:  The best way to demonstrate Raffaele's unique ability to portray the power of the...

Agrelia’s Castle – ELDERS & ANCESTORS

Agrelia’s Castle – ELDERS & ANCESTORS: The image you see on the left is of two very special musicians; husband and wife Paul and...

Review: Michele McLaughlin – Life

Michele McLaughlin - LIFE:  When I first wrote about Michele's wonderful solo piano work in issue # 152, one of things noted was that she...
AO Music - Asha

Pan-cultural World music review: AO Music – Asha

Pan-cultural World music AO Music - ASHA:  It's been a really long time since I last reviewed these wonderful players (a 4-year hiatus, according...

Ann Licater – Beyond The Waves

Ann Licater – BEYOND THE WAVES:  As long-term readers of this magazine know, I’ve been reviewing Ann’s work for a long, long time now…...
* artfully crafted musical journey simonsammut *

* artfully crafted musical journey simonsammut * Simon Sammut – Crossing

* artfully crafted musical journey simonsammut * Simon Sammut - CROSSING:  I had to take an extra couple of days before sitting down to...

Review: Steve Slagle – ALTO MANHATTAN

Steve Slagle - ALTO MANHATTAN:  I've actually reviewed a lot of Steve's superb sax and flute work before, on several albums he did with...
* calabriafoti stunning coleporter tribute jazz *

* calabriafoti stunning coleporter tribute jazz * Calabria Foti – In The Still of...

* calabriafoti stunning coleporter tribute jazz * Calabria Foti - IN THE STILL OF THE NIGHT:  Believe me, I'm an expert on Pacific Northwest...

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Steve Bentley Ensemble Great Northwest jazz supreme Steve Bentley Ensemble at Rhythm & Rye...

Steve Bentley Ensemble Great Northwest jazz treasure STEVE BENTLEY ENSEMBLE AT RHYTHM & RYE LIVE SHOW REVIEW:  It was only a month or so...
Soul Messengers Australian revivalist soul and blues

Soul Messengers Australian revivalist soul and blues Soul Messengers – Vision & Tears

Soul Messengers Australian revivalist soul and blues Soul Messengers - VISION & TEARS:  A fine mix of various musical styles from this Australian band,...
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Breaks and Swells Olympia fall arts walk Breaks and Swells LIVE SHOW review, Rhythm...

Breaks and Swells Olympia fall arts walk BREAKS AND SWELLS LIVE SHOW REVIEW, RHYTHM AND RYE, OLYMPIA, WA:  I've been following my sax-playing pal...