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!

Highly emotional piano

Highly emotional piano – Lynn Tredeau – Shifting Sands

Highly emotional piano - Lynn Tredeau - SHIFTING SANDS:  As you might imagine from the reviews here in Contemporary Fusion Reviews and over in...
Rain Man

Rain Man – Tony Adamo

Look - up in th' sky; it's a BIRD... it's a PLANE... ah, naw, mang, it's just the "Rain Man", my pal Tony Roc...
sweet emotional piano

sweet emotional piano – Gina Leneé – Red Diamonds

sweet emotional piano - Gina Leneé - RED DIAMONDS:  I was surprised to find that I hadn't encountered Gina's wonderful keyboards before - she...
Scintillating jazz vocals

Scintillating jazz vocals – Jeannie Tanner – Words & Music

Scintillating jazz vocals - Jeannie Tanner - WORDS & MUSIC:  This is my first listen to Jeannie's splendid songwriting, and though she doesn't actually...
Ragtime jazz roots

Ragtime jazz roots – Chris Washburne – Rags and Roots

Ragtime jazz roots - Chris Washburne - RAGS AND ROOTS:  It's been a while since I reviewed Chris's splendid ragtime work... issue # 157...
Sweet jazz crooning

Sweet jazz crooning – Ronny Whyte – Shades of Whyte

Sweet jazz crooning - Ronny Whyte - SHADES OF WHYTE:  Here's another "pre-release" album for your (strong) consideration... as noted in previous pre-release reviews,...
Saxophone string dialogue

Saxophone string dialogue – Oliver Lake, featuring FLUX Quartet – Right Up On

Saxophone string dialogue - Oliver Lake, featuring FLUX Quartet - RIGHT UP ON: It's been a fair amount of time since I've received a...
Swinging jazz dance

Swinging jazz dance – Swingadelic – Mercerville

Swinging jazz dance Swingadelic - MERCERVILLE:  I grew up in an era when big-band & film music was all the rage... my sisters and...
Emotion evoking jazz organ

Emotion evoking jazz organ – Gregory Lewis Organ Monk – The Breathe Street

Emotion evoking jazz organ by Gregory Lewis Organ Monk - THE BREATHE STREET: I can say (with a certain amount of authority) that this...
Superbly funky jazz guitar

Superbly funky jazz guitar – Greg Skaff – Soulmation

Superbly funky jazz guitar - Greg Skaff - SOULMATION:  I first started reviewing Greg's down & funky jazz guitar work way back in issue...

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Uniquely fresh original jazz Q Morrow

Uniquely fresh original jazz Q Morrow – There Are Stars In Brooklyn

Uniquely fresh original jazz Q Morrow - THERE ARE STARS IN BROOKLYN:  This is Q Morrow's second release of all original jazz compositions, and...
Amazing ancient wisdom Gareth Laffely Lance Bendiksen

Amazing ancient wisdom Gareth Laffely Lance Bendiksen – Voices of the Guardians

Amazing ancient wisdom Gareth Laffely Lance Bendiksen - VOICES OF THE GUARDIANS:  During the late 1990's, I was fortunate to be involved in a...
Alluring magical inspiring harp beauty Peter Sterling

Alluring magical inspiring harp beauty Peter Sterling – Magic Kingdom

Alluring magical inspiring harp beauty Peter Sterling - MAGIC KINGDOM:  The joy that Peter is able to create with his alluring and inspiring harp...