Review: Micki Free – THE NATIVE AMERICAN FLUTE AS THERAPY

Micki Free - THE NATIVE AMERICAN FLUTE AS THERAPY:  It's genuinely amazing to me that Micki has managed to capture all the vibrant energy...

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...
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best blues you’ll hear Darden Purcell – Where The Blue Begins

best blues you'll hear Darden Purcell - WHERE THE BLUE BEGINS:  One of the things a jazz vocalist must have is - precision; in...
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powerful jazz bass – Luke Sellick – Alchemist

powerful jazz bass Luke Sellick - ALCHEMIST:  Luke's fine bass work (double bass) leads this splendid jazz outing on a nine-song 45 minute stellar...

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: Justin Rothberg Group – Old Business

Justin Rothberg Group - OLD BUSINESS:  Justin's guitar work is anything but "old" on this splendid 2015 (June, to be exact) release... he's joined...

INTERVIEW with Brooke Sofferman

This INTERVIEW was originally published in issue # 40 of my magazine, based on the CD (cover) shown below – Brooke’s playing was high-energy & it...

Review: Hennie Bekker – Beyond Dreams Pathways to Deep Relaxation

Hennie Bekker – BEYOND DREAMS Pathways to Deep Relaxation:  Hennie is an artist you need to hear… he’s been “on the scene” for decades,...

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)...

Review: Peter Saltzman – Blues, Preludes and Feuds (A Musical Memory)

Peter Saltzman - BLUES, PRELUDES AND FEUDS (A MUSICAL MEMORY):  There's not a bit of doubt in my mind; the promoter picked this one...

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Beautiful jazzy vocals Lynn Cardona - OPHELIA:  It's always nice to receive music from players & singers who are "new" (to me, at least)......
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