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: Byron Metcalf – Inner Rhythm Meditations

Byron Metcalf - Inner Rhythm Meditations:  Though this is my first listen to Byron's music, even if we are not (directly) related, it's easy...
Steve Hobbs cutting edge marimba vibraphone jazz

Steve Hobbs cutting edge marimba vibraphone jazz Steve Hobbs – Tribute To Bobby

Steve Hobbs cutting edge marimba vibraphone jazz Steve Hobbs - TRIBUTE TO BOBBY:  You won't find Steve's tribute to his pal Bobby Hutcherson up...
Anaya Music passionately stirring songs

Anaya Music passionately stirring songs Anaya Music – Aonki Gateway of Love

Anaya Music passionately stirring songs Anaya Music - AONKI GATEWAY OF LOVE:  This Global Music Award winner was reviewed (very favorably) in our pages...
Clemens Grassmann unique original jazz

Clemens Grassmann unique original jazz Clemens Grassmann – Labyrinths & Tales

Clemens Grassmann unique original jazz Clemens Grassmann - LABYRINTHS &  TALES:  This very unique seven-song album from Clemens features a splendid array of tunes...
Michael Kollwitz unique beauty Chapman stick

Michael Kollwitz unique beauty Chapman stick Michael Kollwitz – Serenity/Peaceful Music on the Chapman...

Michael Kollwitz unique beauty Chapman stick Michael Kollwitz - SERENITY/PEACEFUL MUSIC ON THE CHAPMAN STICK:  A whole host of thoughts come floating up to...
Rachel LaFond captivating solo piano debut

Rachel LaFond captivating solo piano debut Rachel LaFond – Wandering Soul

Rachel LaFond captivating solo piano debut Rachel LaFond - WANDERING SOUL:  Rachel's May 2017 debut solo piano album is truly among the most captivating...

Review: Brian Kastan – Roll The Dice on Life

Brian Kastan - ROLL THE DICE ON LIFE:  Ev'ry once in a while, a promoter sends me an album they may not even realize...
highest energy jazz

Review: The Fred Hughes Trio – Matrix

highest energy jazz The Fred Hughes Trio - MATRIX:  OK, so you want "lively" in your jazz, right?  I can tell you right now,...
Ritchie Blackmore guitar Candice Night age

Ritchie Blackmore guitar Candice Night age Blackmore’s Night – To The Moon and Back-20...

Ritchie Blackmore guitar Candice Night age Blackmore's Night - TO THE MOON AND BACK-20 YEARS AND BEYOND:  All but three of the twenty-six high-energy...
New Vision Sax Ensemble sax jazz

New Vision Sax Ensemble sax jazz The New Vision Sax Ensemble – Musical Journey...

New Vision Sax Ensemble sax jazz The New Vision Sax Ensemble - MUSICAL JOURNEY THROUGH TIME: This is an album that will "grow" on...

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Totally funkified hipness you can relate to Tony Adamo – Oaktown single review

Totally funkified hipness you can relate to Tony Adamo - OAKTOWN:  My pal Tony Adamo is THE man when it comes to capturing the...
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Dynamic triple-bill House Concert Live show review – Rachel LaFond, Rhonda Mackert, Joseph Akins,...

Dynamic triple-bill House Concert Live show review - RACHEL LAFOND, RHONDA MACKERT, JOSEPH AKINS, GIG HARBOR: In 1997 through 1999, I had a project...
Exciting jazz debut adventure Jacob Sieckman

Exciting jazz debut adventure Jacob Sieckman – Gettin’ Out Of A Jam

Exciting jazz debut adventure Jacob Sieckman - GETTIN' OUT OF A JAM:  I'm truly very excited about this stunning debut from sax player and...