- Music Reviews
- August 14, 2020
The Delta Sweete (UMC). Review by James Mann.
Renowned violinist Gregory Harrington unveils how he chose elegant covers on his new album Without You.
Forced isolation, too much coffee and a stack of records result in a batch of attention deficit record reviews.
While in self isolation, I finally got around to reading Florida Soul: From Ray Charles to KC and the Sunshine Band.
George Mitchell of Fishbelly Black on weaving funk, jazz, and hip-hop.
Sweet Crude’s tour ended abruptly at the Crowbar in Ybor City, Florida. The tour to drum up interest in their upcoming major label debut was cut short by the Covid-19 pandemic. Bob Pomeroy was at that show.
Georgia alt rockers Collective Soul wowed the crowd including Michelle Wilson at the Busch Gardens Food & Wine Festival Series 2020 opener.
Devyn Rush talks her influences and style and her new EP with Stacey Zering.
Tommy Emmanuel with opener Ida Mae thrilled Central Florida with an astounding acoustic performance. Michelle Wilson loved every minute of it.
Joe Bonamassa and his mighty blues ensemble rolled into Clearwater, Florida for two nights of contemporary blues at its finest. Michelle Wilson caught Evening One of this towering blues extravaganza.
Yacht Rock Revue’s “Hot Dads In Tight Jeans” Tour rolled into Central Florida and wowed the sold-out crowd with their tribute to ’70s and ’80s light rock hits. Michelle Wilson was there and loved every minute!
One families indifference and abandonment gave America its greatest failure. Mary Trump explains how.
In rural England, a cranky woman bonds with and evacuee boy and uncovers a strange connection to her past.
These geniuses of early comedy finally get the presentation they are due in this Blu-ray edition.
Former Genesis guitarist, Steve Hackett shares his life story in his story in an engaging and honest memoir. Reading his story feels like hanging out with a friend who’s interested in sharing how he felt living these experiences.
When you’re in 8th grade, sneaking into a bar is way cooler than it is when you’re 40.
A pregnant woman finds a home in Casablanca.
Cecilia Aldarondo takes a look at Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria.
Teruo Ishii’s classic of pinky violence has new life on Blu-ray.
Newly restored, this British dream horror has never looked better.
Illustrators and artists reimagine famous works of literature as one panel cartoons.
Empty Rooms (Mordam). Review by Stein Haukland.
In the First Round & In the Second Round (Knock Out). Review by David A Clark
Gainesville, Florida’s annual punk rock makeover, THE FEST, returns for its 14th year.
The sequel to one of the creepiest films of the decade is out, this one helmed by the Japanese director experienced with the originals. Our man down in the well, Steve Stav gets to the bottom of things.
Enormously huge double-CD compilation of 1990’s punk rock from around the USA…
The final installment in our guide to ghosts of content past here at Ink 19…
Event Review by Gregory Schaefer
Amazing Sounds of Shock Theatre Starring Dr. Creep! (Big Beef ). Review by Brian Kruger.
Family Secrets (Smile). Review by Henry "Hank" McCoy.
Interference (Wax Trax!). Review by drew West
I hope I die before I get old? Not a chance, sez Carl F Gauze, after seeing a chorus of retirees give their all belting out numbers by Talking Heads, James Brown, and the Ramones.
Whoever said “If you can remember the ’60s, you weren’t there” obviously never met Ed Sanders. The leader of The Fugs and the Peace Eye bookstore recalls the counter-culture of the 1960s in vivid detail.
Portola (Double Agent). Review by Andrew Chadwick
The Emo Diaries, Chapter Nine (Deep Elm). Review by Dan Stapleton.
It’s a fact that fantasy-based power-metal bands, both wannabe-Hammerfall and…
Passionoia (One Little Indian). Review by Ben Varkentine.
Saving Grace (TKO). Review by Marcel Feldmar.
In God We Kill (Cleopatra). Review by Nathan T. Birk
Reunion (Fuel 2000). Review by Carl F Gauze.