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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!

Michelle Bradley high quality vocal jazz

Michelle Bradley high quality vocal jazz Michelle Bradley – Body and Soul

Michelle Bradley high quality vocal jazz Michelle Bradley - BODY AND SOUL: There's one word to describe Michelle's wonderful jazz vocal style as I...
Carol Albert enchanting jazz singer

Carol Albert enchanting jazz singer Carol Albert – Fly Away Butterfly

Carol Albert enchanting jazz singer Carol Albert – FLY AWAY BUTTERFLY:  Carol is one of the most enchanting singers I've heard in a long...
Roots great jazz

Roots great jazz Bryant Fabian Marsalis – Do For You

Roots great jazz Bryant Fabian Marsalis - DO FOR YOU:  When I see a name like Marsalis on the CD jacket, I've no doubt...
Kathy Sanborn original jazz vocals

Kathy Sanborn original jazz vocals Kathy Sanborn – Recollecting You

Kathy Sanborn original jazz vocals Kathy Sanborn - RECOLLECTING YOU:  I was first introduced to Kathy's excellent jazz vocal work when I reviewed her...
Ed Maina funky original jazz

Ed Maina funky original jazz Ed Maina – In The Company of Brothers

Ed Maina funky original jazz Ed Maina - IN THE COMPANY OF BROTHERS:  Seven of the eleven songs offered up here are originals from...
Dana Fitzsimons drummer healing jazz

Dana Fitzsimons drummer healing jazz Patrick Arthur, Dana Fitzsimons, Chris Otts – The Cheap...

Dana Fitzsimons drummer healing jazz Patrick Arthur, Dana Fitzsimons, Chris Otts - THE CHEAP ENSEMBLE:  This superb trio is led by Dana's superbly crafted...
Kellye Gray sultry emotional jazz vocals

Kellye Gray sultry emotional jazz vocals Kellye Gray – Rendering

Kellye Gray sultry emotional jazz vocals Kellye Gray - RENDERING:  When I say her vocals are "emotional", I don't mean the "cry in your...
cliffordlamb unique jazz piano

cliffordlamb unique jazz piano Clifford Lamb – Brothers and Sisters

cliffordlamb unique jazz piano Clifford Lamb - BROTHERS AND SISTERS: I've reviewed a lot of Clifford's superb jazz releases before, all the way back...
Christopher James exploratory music

Christopher James exploratory music Christopher James – The Sad Waltz

Christopher James exploratory music Christopher James - THE SAD WALTZ:  I'm truly surprised that I hadn't been exposed to Christopher's wonderful exploratory music before......
Richard Dillon solo piano

Richard Dillon solo piano | contemporary fusion reviews Richard Dillon – Irish Mist

Richard Dillon solo piano | contemporary fusion reviews Richard Dillon - IRISH MIST:  At my age (I'll be 71 this coming September), I've got...

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High energy original guitar jazz Dennis Winge Trio

High energy original guitar jazz Dennis Winge Trio – One Small Step

High energy original guitar jazz Dennis Winge Trio - ONE SMALL STEP:  The Finger Lakes region in New York state (Ithaca, to be specific)...
Amazing multicultural jazz pianist album Guy Mintus

Amazing multicultural jazz pianist album Guy Mintus – Connecting The Dots

Amazing multicultural jazz pianist album Guy Mintus - CONNECTING THE DOTS:  The first thing you'll realize as you listen to Guy's jazz piano on...
Rapid ignition free improv masterpiece Trapper Keaper

Rapid ignition free improv masterpiece Trapper Keaper – Meets Tim Berne & Aurora Nealand

Rapid ignition free improv masterpiece Trapper Keaper - MEETS TIM BERNE & AURORA NEALAND:  What we (definitely) have here, folks is a "failure to...