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!

Superb jazz ensemble work The 14 Jazz Orchestra

Superb jazz ensemble work The 14 Jazz Orchestra – The Future Ain’t What It...

Superb jazz ensemble work The 14 Jazz Orchestra - THE FUTURE AIN'T WHAT IT USED TO BE:  Dan Bonsanti's arrangements are the ultimate in...
* thelarrynewcombquartet legendary jazz guitar *

* thelarrynewcombquartet legendary jazz guitar * The Larry Newcomb Quartet Featuring Bucky Pizzarelli –...

* thelarrynewcombquartet legendary jazz guitar * The Larry Newcomb Quartet Featuring Bucky Pizzarelli - LIVING TRIBUTE:  As one of Larry's jazz guitar pals (Gene...
Distinctively different Latin jazz for Dreamers Gregor Huebner

Distinctively different Latin jazz for Dreamers Gregor Huebner – Los Sonadores (Dreamers) El Violin...

Distinctively different Latin jazz for Dreamers Gregor Huebner - LOS SONADORES (DREAMERS) EL VIOLIN LATINO VOLUME III:  Gregor created this distinctively different Latin jazz...
Moving emotional solo piano Kris Baines

Moving emotional solo piano Kris Baines – Melodies & Interludes, Vol. 2

Moving emotional solo piano Kris Baines - MELODIES & INTERLUDES, VOL. 2: The best way to get to know a player is by actually...
#Bloomerangs international collective jazz

#Bloomerangs international collective jazz #Bloomerangs – Horizon Sunset

#Bloomerangs international collective jazz #Bloomerangs - HORIZON SUNSET:  This very interesting assemblage of players is truly international... from all over the planet, as in...
Joyful Latin jazz unequaled Alexandra Jackson

Joyful Latin jazz unequaled Alexandra Jackson – Legacy & Alchemy

Joyful Latin jazz unequaled Alexandra Jackson - LEGACY & ALCHEMY:  I'm going to say it right up FRONT, folks... I haven't listened to a...

Review: Al Strong – LoveStrong Vol 1

Al Strong - LOVESTRONG VOL 1:   The keyword for Al's great jazz trumpet work on this debut release, of course, is in his...

Review: Livio Almeida – Action & Reaction

Livio Almeida - ACTION & REACTION:  It's definitely your ears (not to mention your soul) that will be doing leaps (action) & bounds (reaction)...
* powerful diverse world music *

* powerful diverse world music * Elise Lebec – Origin

* powerful diverse world music * Elise Lebec - ORIGIN (ONE WORLD TURNING Project):  In a previous review (issue # 157), Elise got very...
Refreshingly powerful soundscapes of nature Jill Haley

Refreshingly powerful soundscapes of nature Jill Haley – The Waters of Glacier

Refreshingly powerful soundscapes of nature Jill Haley - THE WATERS OF GLACIER: Jill's powerful soundscapes are always a sonic treat for me; I first...

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Powerful enduring jazz vocals Elizabeth Tomboulian

Powerful enduring jazz vocals Elizabeth Tomboulian – Love’s In Need of Love Today

Powerful enduring jazz vocals Elizabeth Tomboulian - LOVE'S IN NEED OF LOVE TODAY:  Elizabeth's powerful & enduring jazz vocal work will thrill you to...
Multifaceted mesmerizing jazz piano Ernest Turner

Multifaceted mesmerizing jazz piano Ernest Turner – My Americana

Multifaceted mesmerizing jazz piano Ernest Turner - MY AMERICANA:  There are "unsung" jazz heroes all across the planet today, & Ernest's multifaceted and mesmerizing...
Superb Noir jazz vocals Billy Brandt

Superb Noir jazz vocals Billy Brandt – City Noir

Superb Noir jazz vocals Billy Brandt - CITY NOIR: Comparisons have been made to singers & storytellers like Tom Waits, & while that's cool,...