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!

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pleasant spiritual glow Lynn Yew Evers – Elysian

pleasant spiritual glow Lynn Yew Evers - ELYSIAN:  There are only a few musical artists that leave me feeling a pleasant spiritual glow that...
enchanting vocal skill

enchanting vocal skill Audrey Silver – Very Early

enchanting vocal skill Audrey Silver - VERY EARLY:  When I first reviewed Audrey's vocal work back in issue #116, and described it as having...
highest energy jazz

Review: The Fred Hughes Trio – Matrix

highest energy jazz The Fred Hughes Trio - MATRIX:  OK, so you want "lively" in your jazz, right?  I can tell you right now,...

Review: Rupert & Drexler – Imagination

Rupert & Drexler - IMAGINATION:  While I'm inclined to say that I haven't listened to/reviewed these marvelous players (Richard Drexler on piano and Jeff...

Review: Jeff Richman – Sizzle

Jeff Richman - SIZZLE:  Jeff's stellar guitar playing style falls (most comfortably) right in th' groove betwixt jazz & rock... for some listeners, you'll...

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...

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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...
Uncompromising jazz improvisation Jason Kao Hwang

Uncompromising jazz improvisation Jason Kao Hwang – Blood

Uncompromising jazz improvisation Jason Kao Hwang - BLOOD:  Jason's improvisations with his Burning Bridge ensemble are nothing to be "trifled with"... he's posted an...