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!

Dire musical warnings Kluane Takhini – Code Red

Dire musical warnings Kluane Takhini - CODE RED:  Our prolific multi-instrumentalist friend Kluane Takhini has once again created a song with a message we...

Unique instrumentation musical joy Joss Jaffe and Jim “Kimo” West – Blossom

Unique instrumentation musical joy Joss Jaffe and Jim "Kimo" West - BLOSSOM:  It's been a bit since I reviewed Joss on his soothing "Meditation...

Graceful piano goodness Pam Asberry – Amazing Grace

Graceful piano goodness Pam Asberry - AMAZING GRACE:  When you look at all the albums I've reviewed from Pam, you won't see (so-called) "religious"...

Singapore swinging jazz Jeremy Monteiro and Alberto Marsico – Jazz-Blues Brothers

Singapore swinging jazz Jeremy Monteiro and Alberto Marsico - JAZZ-BLUES BROTHERS:  I was first intrigued by pianist Jeremy's work on "Live At No Black...

Richly rewarding seasonal vocals Jan Daley – Home for Christmas

Richly rewarding seasonal vocals Jan Daley - HOME FOR CHRISTMAS:  It's never too early for the kind of richly rewarding seasonal vocals Jan has...

Musically adventurous new beginnings Wouter Kellerman and David Arkenstone – Pangaea

Musically adventurous new beginnings Wouter Kellerman and David Arkenstone - PANGAEA:   I've reviewed both of these musical giants many times before; most recently, I...
Passionate jazz vocal storytelling Paul Jost

Passionate jazz vocal storytelling Paul Jost – While We Were Gone

Passionate jazz vocal storytelling Paul Jost - WHILE WE WERE GONE:  I first fell in love with Paul's passionate jazz vocal work when I...

Innovative Latin jazz loveliness Angel Roman with Mambo Blue – Festive Interplay

Innovative Latin jazz loveliness Angel Roman with Mambo Blue - FESTIVE INTERPLAY:  There's just nothing as lovely as innovative Latin jazz, and composer/arranger/bassist Angel...

Legendary jazz drumming Manny Kellough – Manny Kellough And Friends Speaking Of Jazz East...

Legendary jazz drumming Manny Kellough - MANNY KELLOUGH AND FRIENDS SPEAKING OF JAZZ EAST TO WEST:  Drummer Manny gives you jazz you can "get...

Fantastically fresh fusion jazz Pablo Embon – Sunrises Every Night

Fantastically fresh fusion jazz Pablo Embon - SUNRISES EVERY NIGHT:  What's most noticeable about multi-instrumentalist Pablo's fantastically fresh fusion jazz is that it's always...