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!

Masterful jazz drumming leadership Jack Mouse

Masterful jazz drumming leadership Jack Mouse – Intimate Adversary

Masterful jazz drumming leadership Jack Mouse - INTIMATE ADVERSARY:  I can't tell you (exactly) how many times I've reviewed drummer Jack Mouse's masterful jazz...
Sultry soulful jazz vocals Lauren Henderson

Sultry soulful jazz vocals Lauren Henderson – Riptide

Sultry soulful jazz vocals Lauren Henderson - RIPTIDE:  Though the title of the album would indicate some amount of "danger", Lauren's sultry, soulful jazz...
Passionate joyful bebop jazz Christopher Hollyday

Passionate joyful bebop jazz Christopher Hollyday – Telepathy

Passionate joyful bebop jazz Christopher Hollyday - TELEPATHY:  There's no question but that Christopher's striking alto saxophone work will be communicating with you... all...
Harmonically subtle progressive jazz The Odd Dogs

Harmonically subtle progressive jazz The Odd Dogs – Beneath The Surface

Harmonically subtle progressive jazz The Odd Dogs - BENEATH THE SURFACE:  I've always been a fan of jazz that is subtle, and that contains...
Wonderfully life illumining solo piano Brian Hagen

Wonderfully life illumining solo piano Brian Hagen – You’re The One

Wonderfully life illumining solo piano Brian Hagen - YOU'RE THE ONE:  What strikes me most favorably about Brian's wonderful and life-illuminating solo piano works...
Amazing duo layered orchestral magic Daniel Bennett Group

Amazing duo layered orchestral magic Daniel Bennett Group – We Are The Orchestra

Amazing duo layered orchestral magic Daniel Bennett Group - WE ARE THE ORCHESTRA:  Before I start with the review, I would (most STRONGLY) recommend...
Fresh jazz classics limitless possibilities Alexander Claffy

Fresh jazz classics limitless possibilities Alexander Claffy – Standards: What Are You Doing The...

Fresh jazz classics limitless possibilities Alexander Claffy - STANDARDS: WHAT ARE YOU DOING WITH THE REST OF YOUR LIFE?:  This splendid group features Alexander's...
Joyful Latin jazz unequaled Alexandra Jackson

Joyful Latin jazz unequaled Alexandra Jackson – Legacy & Alchemy

Joyful Latin jazz unequaled Alexandra Jackson - LEGACY & ALCHEMY:  I'm going to say it right up FRONT, folks... I haven't listened to a...
Spirited challenging jazz Lucas Pino

Spirited challenging jazz Lucas Pino – That’s A Computer

Spirited challenging jazz Lucas Pino - THAT'S A COMPUTER: This is the third release from Lucas and his No Net Nonet, though it's my...
Ultra hip award winning jazz Jamie Lawrence

Ultra hip award winning jazz Jamie Lawrence – New York Suite

Ultra hip award winning jazz Jamie Lawrence - NEW YORK SUITE:  Jamie's jazz is extraordinary... he plays some of the most professional keyboards you...

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Ethereal piano dreams Tom Eaton

Ethereal piano dreams Tom Eaton – Abendromen (evening dreams)

Ethereal piano dreams Tom Eaton - ABENDROMEN (EVENING DREAMS):  For some strange reason, I reviewed Tom's 2016 "Indesterren (Into The Stars)" album before this...
Delightfully blossoming solo piano talent Faith Angelina

Delightfully blossoming solo piano talent Faith Angelina – Notes From Zion

Delightfully blossoming solo piano talent Faith Angelina - NOTES FROM ZION: I am a very lucky fellow, indeed... when I reviewed Faith's first delightful...
Fascinating timeless electronic wizardry Tom Eaton

Fascinating timeless electronic wizardry Tom Eaton – Indesterren (Into The Stars)

Fascinating timeless electronic wizardry Tom Eaton - INDESTERREN (INTO THE STARS):  If you are a fan of music that isn't "bound" by any particular...