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Bill Wren – Road To Chiang Mai:  This is Bill’s third release, & I’ve reviewed each one with increasing anticipation for the next.  After...

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Matias Baconsky - LIFE AND DEATH:  That album title is a lot to live up to, but with my own piano playing experience speaking,...

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Albare - ONLY HUMAN:  This fantastic and highly-talented jazz guitarist has gotten nothing but high marks from me ever since I started reviewing him...
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Matt Lavelle, Jack DeSalvo, Tom Cabrera - SUMARI:  If you are a fan of great improvised & fusion-oriented music, you won't find a better...

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Get Tribal – RADIO GOD:  The music on this deeply moving album uses drums to help you “align”body, while energizing spirit (much like Yoga)...

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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...

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