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!

Review: Carol Robbins – Taylor Street

Carol Robbins - TAYLOR STREET:  It's been quite a while since I last reviewed Carol's wonderful jazz harp work (issue # 127), but this...

Review: Brent Gallaher – Moving Forward

Brent Gallaher - MOVING FORWARD:  Brent Gallaher's stellar tenor saxophone, joined by  Alex Pope Norris on trumpet/flugelhorn, Dan Karlsberg on piano, Aaron Jacobs doing...

Review: Brian Kastan – Roll The Dice on Life

Brian Kastan - ROLL THE DICE ON LIFE:  Ev'ry once in a while, a promoter sends me an album they may not even realize...

Review: Matias Baconsky – Life and Death

Matias Baconsky - LIFE AND DEATH:  That album title is a lot to live up to, but with my own piano playing experience speaking,...

Review: Michele McLaughlin – Life

Michele McLaughlin - LIFE:  When I first wrote about Michele's wonderful solo piano work in issue # 152, one of things noted was that she...

Review: Quinn Hedges – Slightly South of Stormy Clouds

Quinn Hedges - SLIGHTLY SOUTH OF STORMY CLOUDS:  There are players who "just play", & then there are artists who brim with creativity and...

Review: Rik Wright’s Fundamental Forces – Subtle Energy

Rik Wright's Fundamental Forces - SUBTLE ENERGY:  Wow!  It feels like I was just reviewing these songs by Rik & his "Fundamental Forces" group......

Review: Alison Lewis – Seven

Alison Lewis - SEVEN:  This debut album almost didn't get reviewed, because it's under 30 minutes, more like an "EP"... of course, I DO...

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...

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)...

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Stunning ethereal guitar wonderment Roland Bühlmann

Stunning ethereal guitar wonderment Roland Bühlmann – Crucial

Stunning ethereal guitar wonderment Roland Bühlmann - CRUCIAL:  If you look up the meaning for the word crucial, you'll see that it means "of...
Beautiful bluesy late night swing Blind Lemon Jazz

Beautiful bluesy late night swing Blind Lemon Jazz – After Hours

Beautiful bluesy late night swing Blind Lemon Jazz - AFTER HOURS:  If you've been looking for bluesy late night swing songs, you're going to...
Powerful personal portraits Michael Joseph

Powerful personal portraits Michael Joseph – Into The Blue

Powerful personal portraits Michael Joseph - INTO THE BLUE:  Michael's music gives you powerful and personal portraits into the soul behind his blue eyes......