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!

Tennessee Jed soulful cutting-edge Americana

Tennessee Jed soulful cutting-edge Americana Tennessee Jed – Pimpgrass

Tennessee Jed soulful cutting-edge Americana Tennessee Jed - PIMPGRASS:  I spent many years in the "Rocket City" (that's Huntspatch, Alabama, for the uninitiated), and...
Alex Cline, Dan Clucas, Peter Kuhn, Dave Sewelson, Scott Walton supercharged collective improvisation

Alex Cline, Dan Clucas, Peter Kuhn, Dave Sewelson, Scott Walton supercharged collective improvisation Alex...

Alex Cline, Dan Clucas, Peter Kuhn, Dave Sewelson, Scott Walton supercharged collective improvisation Alex Cline, Dan Clucas, Peter Kuhn, Dave Sewelson, Scott Walton -...
L J Folk highly inspired jazz vocal works

L J Folk highly inspired jazz vocal works L J Folk – Near Me

L J Folk highly inspired jazz vocal works L J Folk - NEAR ME:  My ears first had the pleasure of reviewing LJ's excellent...
Francis Hon exciting jazz debut

Francis Hon exciting jazz debut Francis Hon – Before Dawn

Francis Hon exciting jazz debut Francis Hon - BEFORE DAWN:  Francis plays high-energy jazz piano, and is joined by Jeong Hwan Park on bass...
David Wahler beautifully inspiring musical montage

David Wahler beautifully inspiring musical montage David Wahler – Mosaic

David Wahler beautifully inspiring musical montage David Wahler - MOSAIC:  If we use the dictionary definition, what David has created here is "a picture...
Joseph L Young amazing transformational works

Joseph L Young amazing transformational works Joseph L Young – Every Moment

Joseph L Young amazing transformational works Joseph L Young - EVERY MOMENT:  As I move into my 30th year of writing music reviews, I...
Ilios Steryannis thrilling upbeat jazz originals

Ilios Steryannis thrilling upbeat jazz originals Ilios Steryannis – Bethany Project

Ilios Steryannis thrilling upbeat jazz originals Ilios Steryannis - BETHANY PROJECT:  Ilios does drums, Djembe and compositions, and is joined by a fantastic crew...
Leap of Faith Orchestra brilliantly bizarre improvised ensemble

Leap of Faith Orchestra brilliantly bizarre improvised ensemble Leap of Faith Orchestra – Super...

Leap of Faith Orchestra brilliantly bizarre improvised ensemble Leap of Faith Orchestra - SUPER CLUSTERS:  I want to say I'm amazed by the discoveries...
Billy Likitsakos sweet bass-led jazz trio debut

Billy Likitsakos sweet bass-led jazz trio debut Billy Likitsakos – Urban Travelers

Billy Likitsakos sweet bass-led jazz trio debut Billy Likitsakos - URBAN TRAVELERS:  There's really nothing sweeter (for a reviewer, anyway) than getting referrals from...
Roch Lockyer superb guitar and vocal jazz

Roch Lockyer superb guitar and vocal jazz Roch Lockyer – When Frank Met Django

Roch Lockyer superb guitar and vocal jazz Roch Lockyer - WHEN FRANK MET DJANGO:  What an interesting CD... Roch is better known for his...

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Refreshing multi talented jazz vocalist Deb Bowman

Refreshing multi talented jazz vocalist Deb Bowman – Fast Heart

Refreshing multi talented jazz vocalist Deb Bowman - FAST HEART:  Deb will (easily) capture your heart in only the first few bars of her...
Lush tasty vocal jazz Lauren Henderson

Lush tasty vocal jazz Lauren Henderson – Alma Oscura

Lush tasty vocal jazz Lauren Henderson - ALMA OSCURA:  Wow, what a difference only a few months can make... when I reviewed Lauren's "Riptide"...
Solidly swinging jazz vocals Lyn Stanley

Solidly swinging jazz vocals Lyn Stanley – London With A Twist/Live At Bernie’s

Solidly swinging jazz vocals Lyn Stanley - LONDON WITH A TWIST/LIVE AT BERNIE'S:  When it comes to ultra-hip solidly swinging jazz vocals, Ms. Stanley...