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: The Greg Hatza ORGANization – Diggin Up My Roots

The Greg Hatza ORGANization - DIGGIN' UP MY ROOTS:  Wow!  Talk about "roots"; Greg & I have at least a few things in common......

Review: Kayle Brecher – This Is Life

Kayle Brecher - THIS IS LIFE:  If there's such a thing as an "improvising vocalist" - Kayle is IT, folks!  It's been a while...

Review – Jennifer DeFrayne – Sisu

Jennifer DeFrayne - SISU:  If piano that helps you in your drive to reach for (and achieve) great things is what your spirit is...

Review: David Wise – Till They Lay Me Down

David Wise - TILL THEY LAY ME DOWN:  David's mighty mellow tenor & baritone sax work is thoroughly complimented by his regular players on...

Review: Carol Liebowitz-Nick Lyons – First Set

Carol Liebowitz-Nick Lyons - FIRST SET:  Since my own jazz orientation is towards improvised jazz piano (you can check some of that out at...

Review: Carol Robbins – Taylor Street

Carol Robbins - TAYLOR STREET:  It's been quite a while since I last reviewed Carol's wonderful jazz harp work (issue # 127), but this...

Review: Brent Gallaher – Moving Forward

Brent Gallaher - MOVING FORWARD:  Brent Gallaher's stellar tenor saxophone, joined by  Alex Pope Norris on trumpet/flugelhorn, Dan Karlsberg on piano, Aaron Jacobs doing...

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...

Review: Matias Baconsky – Life and Death

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

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...

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Trine Opsahl haunting harp vocal works

Trine Opsahl haunting harp vocal works Trine Opsahl – Add Colours To My Sunset...

Trine Opsahl haunting harp vocal works Trine Opsahl - ADD COLOURS TO MY SUNSET SKY:  Trine plays music that helps to heal your spirit......
Chad McLoughlin exciting guitar fusion trio

Chad McLoughlin exciting guitar fusion trio Chad McLoughlin – Electron Flex

Chad McLoughlin exciting guitar fusion trio Chad McLoughlin - ELECTRON FLEX:  Before I even get started with all the words I have to lay...
Dan Kennedy shimmering emotional inspiring solo piano

Dan Kennedy shimmering emotional inspiring solo piano Dan Kennedy – Mountains Made of Shadow...

Dan Kennedy shimmering emotional inspiring solo piano Dan Kennedy - MOUNTAINS MADE OF SHADOW ANTHEMS MADE OF LIGHT:  Dan's splendid solo piano work has...