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!

Gentle airy jazz vocals Emi Takada

Gentle airy jazz vocals Emi Takada – Why Did I Choose You?

Gentle airy jazz vocals Emi Takada -  WHY DID I CHOOSE YOU?:  We don't get a lot of jazz from Japan these days, but...
Hip to the max tenor sax Ray Blue

Hip to the max tenor sax Ray Blue – Work

Hip to the max tenor sax Ray Blue - WORK:  Ray's playing is the ultimate in hip to the max tenor sax... on this...
Overwhelming symmetry and beauty Flow

Overwhelming symmetry and beauty Flow – Promise

Overwhelming symmetry and beauty Flow - PROMISE:  When I reviewed the first effort from this amazing group, it was easy to give them top...
Beautiful spaces calm listening Milana Zilnik

Beautiful spaces calm listening Milana Zilnik – Notte

Beautiful spaces calm listening Milana Zilnik - NOTTE:  "Notte" means "night" in Italian, and the beautiful spaces and calm listening experience Milana's keyboards provide...
Modern clever original jazz Alex Levin

Modern clever original jazz Alex Levin – A Sunday Kind of Love

Modern clever original jazz Alex Levin - A SUNDAY KIND OF LOVE:  As you might imagine, I get (literally) hundreds of piano-led jazz CD's...
Coolness hipness tribute to Bobby Troup Mark Winkler

Coolness hipness tribute to Bobby Troup Mark Winkler – I’m With You

Coolness hipness tribute to Bobby Troup Mark Winkler - I'M WITH YOU:  OK, folks, I "grew up" during the whole "Route 66" thing, when...
Eclectic multi ethnic jazz Ray Obiedo

Eclectic multi ethnic jazz Ray Obiedo – Carousel

Eclectic multi ethnic jazz Ray Obiedo - CAROUSEL:  Jazz guitarist Ray Obiedo got very high marks from me in issue # 164, and his...
Hauntingly intimate guitar artistry Charlie Rauh

Hauntingly intimate guitar artistry Charlie Rauh – Hiraeth

Hauntingly intimate guitar artistry Charlie Rauh - HIRAETH:  I recently reviewed an album that featured Charlie and Cameron Mizell, titled "What We Have In...
Absolutely stunning musical adventures David Wahler

Absolutely stunning musical adventures David Wahler – Two Hearts

Absolutely stunning musical adventures David Wahler - TWO HEARTS:  Sometimes it's difficult to "get it right" when it comes to "classifying" music... and, in...
Beautifully realized piano yoga suites Merrill Collins

Beautifully realized piano yoga suites Merrill Collins – Every Man, Woman And Child Yoga...

Beautifully realized piano yoga suites Merrill Collins - EVERY MAN, WOMAN AND CHILD YOGA FLOW SUITE:  I've reviewed many of Merrill's wonderful musical adventures,...

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Breathtaking romantic vocal piano jazz Peter Eldridge Kenny Werner

Breathtaking romantic vocal piano jazz Peter Eldridge Kenny Werner – Somewhere

Breathtaking romantic vocal piano jazz Peter Eldridge Kenny Werner - SOMEWHERE:  In looking through my archives, I'm finding that this is actually the first...
Life brought brilliantly to life Lynn Tredeau

Life brought brilliantly to life Lynn Tredeau – All The Pieces

Life brought brilliantly to life Lynn Tredeau - ALL THE PIECES:  I can't state this strongly enough, folks... be sure to listen to this...
Classy alternative adult rock funk soul and pop Big Merino

Classy alternative adult rock funk soul and pop Big Merino – Sweet Little Angel

Classy alternative adult rock funk soul and pop Big Merino - SWEET LITTLE ANGEL:  This is a brand-new band for me, which is to...