April 2011

Spring is here, at least for the moment, so it’s time to take stock and go thru closets and sort things out that matter. So what I have done for these reviews is to take some artists who, for whatever reasons, are considered ‘old friends’. I may have been listening some to them for years,…

Read More CD Reviews: Old Friends, New Releases

Some musicians seem to step up and it give their all only when surrounded by extraordinary players – others do it every time, night or day. Mr. John Mayall is of the latter example. The senior statesman of British Blues displayed his uncanny knack of putting on a great show anytime or anyplace, as well as…

Read More The John Mayall Finishing School for Blues Artists: In Session

Wow, there is so much good music coming out these days it’s hard for a guy to keep up widdit all. So I am now going to give this space to some artists who I am not familiar with. Some of you folks might know them, others might be in my camp of the unknown.…

Read More CD Reviews: It’s Not Who You Know, It’s Who You Don’t Know