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!

Sojourners fascinating cross-cultural compositions

Sojourners fascinating cross-cultural compositions Sojourners – Cultural Fusion II

Sojourners fascinating cross-cultural compositions Sojourners - CULTURAL FUSION II:  I said (back in issue # 105) that Alex Wan puts together "jazz with an...
Susan Krebs Chamber Band intimate and lovely jazz chamber music

Susan Krebs Chamber Band intimate and lovely jazz chamber music Susan Krebs Chamber Band...

Susan Krebs Chamber Band intimate and lovely jazz chamber music Susan Krebs Chamber Band - SPRING LIGHT OUT OF DARKNESS:  Jazz vocalist Susan calls...
Travis Shallow & The Deep Ends superbly crafted soulful Americana

Travis Shallow & The Deep Ends superbly crafted soulful Americana Travis Shallow & The...

Travis Shallow & The Deep Ends superbly crafted soulful Americana Travis Shallow & The Deep Ends - THE GREAT DIVIDE: A whole host of...
Chad Taylor stirring creative drum works

Chad Taylor stirring creative drum works Chad Taylor – Myths and Morals

Chad Taylor stirring creative drum works Chad Taylor - MYTHS AND MORALS:  Put your ears on HOLD, folks... make room for one of the...
Kate MacLeod wondrous diverse viofiddle Kate MacLeod -

Kate MacLeod wondrous diverse viofiddle Kate MacLeod – Deep in the Sound of Terra

Kate MacLeod wondrous diverse viofiddle Kate MacLeod - DEEP IN THE SOUND OF TERRA: Before I even start writing my impressions of Kate's wonderful...
Danae Vlasse enchanting piano violin transition portraits

Danae Vlasse enchanting piano violin transition portraits Danae Vlasse – Solstice

Danae Vlasse enchanting piano violin transition portraits Danae Vlasse - SOLSTICE:  STOP what you're doing... Danae's original piano compositions are performed in duet with...
Salvo Losappio thrilling passionate saxophone jazz

Salvo Losappio thrilling passionate saxophone jazz Salvo Losappio – Long Story Short

Salvo Losappio thrilling passionate saxophone jazz Salvo Losappio - LONG STORY SHORT:  Salvo's thrilling and passionate saxophone work is a new act for my...
Fred Farell Sings the Music of Dave Liebman and Richie Beirach mighty mellow jazz vocal works

Fred Farell Sings the Music of Dave Liebman and Richie Beirach mighty mellow jazz...

Fred Farell Sings the Music of Dave Liebman and Richie Beirach mighty mellow jazz vocal works Fred Farell Sings the Music of Dave Liebman ...
Jared Gold hoppin' Hammond B3 jazz

Jared Gold hoppin’ Hammond B3 jazz Jared Gold – Reemergence

Jared Gold hoppin' Hammond B3 jazz Jared Gold - REEMERGENCE:  Without doubt, Jared is one of THE best Hammond B3 jazz players I've heard,...
McClenty Hunter hip groove filled jazz

McClenty Hunter hip groove filled jazz McClenty Hunter – The Groove Hunter

McClenty Hunter hip groove filled jazz McClenty Hunter - THE GROOVE HUNTER:  Fantastic drummer McClenty really doesn't have to do much "hunting" when it...

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Highly inventive original jazz The Richard Shulman Group

Highly inventive original jazz The Richard Shulman Group – Turned into Lemonade

Highly inventive original jazz The Richard Shulman Group - TURNED INTO LEMONADE:  Though this is my first review of Richard's energetic jazz piano work,...
Oddly comforting vocal ensemble wizardry Pat Battstone featuring Gianna Montecalvo

Oddly comforting vocal ensemble wizardry Pat Battstone featuring Gianna Montecalvo – The Last Taxi:...

Oddly comforting vocal ensemble wizardry Pat Battstone featuring Gianna Montecalvo - THE LAST TAXI:  IN TRANSIT: My pal Pat Battstone has been producing music...
Fresh fiery full force musical journey Coyote Poets of the Universe

Fresh fiery full force musical journey Coyote Poets of the Universe – Strange Lullaby

Fresh fiery full force musical journey Coyote Poets of the Universe - STRANGE LULLABY: What a musical journey this represents... Josie Quick, violinist extraordinaire,...