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: 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)...

Review: Larry Wilson – No Secrets, No Lies

Larry Wilson – NO SECRETS, NO LIES:  There’s one word in the promo sheet that stands out above all the others regarding Larry’s extreme...

Review: Perpetual Motion – Rear View

Perpetual Motion - REAR VIEW:  I've reviewed this group before (issue # 139, specifically), featuring two high-talent players (Josie Quick - electric and acoustic...

Review: Kathryn Kaye – Reflected in a Flowing Stream

Kathryn Kaye - REFLECTED IN A FLOWING STREAM:  If you love nothing more than solid solo piano work, you will find this upcoming January...

The Indie Bible – A Player’s best friend!!!

  When it comes to making sure you are able to get the word out about your music, there is no better resource available on...

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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...