- Music Reviews
- September 11, 2020
Ice Age (Riding Easy Records). Review by Carl F. Gauze.
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.
Are You One Of Jay’s Kids?: The Complete Bizarre Sessions 1991-1994 (Manifesto Records). Review by Bob Pomeroy.
Mixed Up (Antler-Subway). Review by Terry Eagan.
Renderings (Loose Thread). Review by Henry "Hank" McCoy.
Cydonia (Tinman). Review by Geoff Baumgartner
The front cover has New Americans Dan Touhy and Casey Fundaro emulating the p…
T.I.M.E. Soundtrack (Anticon). Review by Carl F Gauze.
Common Ground (Yep Roc Records). Review by James Mann.
Roulette Girl (Fowl). Review by Phil Bailey
New and Tasty (Vile Beat). Review by Patrick A. Rafter
The Ton-Ups (Mother West). Review by David Lee Beowülf
Desert Phase Remixes (Interchill). Review by Carl F Gauze.
Abyssal (Temporary Residence). Review by Aaron Shaul.
DJ, radio personality, magazine editor, musician — Tomoyuki Tanaka’s resume is almost as diverse as his music. Jason Feifer offers a look into the mind and music of Fantastic Plastic Machine.
Pelican (Instinct). Review by Kiran Aditham.
Don’t Label Us (Go-Kart). Review by Julio Diaz.
James Mann wonders what Americans have to be thankful for while analyzing William S. Burroughs’ "A Thanksgiving Prayer."
The Phantom Beat (Barsuk Records). Review by Phil Bailey
Glenn Povey brings more facts about Pink Floyd than Carl F Gauze thinks you can shake a brick at.
R.E.M. in the Attic: Alternative Recordings 1985-1989 (EMI/Capitol). Review by Jeff Montgomery