Yearly Archives: 2016

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Four Star Riot Gets Five/Five Stars

This review is long overdue. I actually received a press release back on August 8th, announcing that these Clearwater, FL natives would  be releasing their new album “Waves” on September 2nd. The delay wasn’t caused

“The Heroic Enthusiasts” make retro cool again

     Tony Bennett might have left his heart in San Francisco, but I left my heart in New York. I spent the first 17 years of my life in NY, and while I haven’t

My New Mixtape-The Best Mixtape I’ve Ever Heard!

     My next album up for review is “Alone Together Forever”, a brand new (summer of 2016) release from “My New Mixtape” a local artist out of Alexandria, VA. Let me cut to the

Suit of Lights-nothing lite about their lyrics.

     When Brittany Freeman, from Planetary Group, asked me if I wanted to review “Suit of Lights’" newest album “Break Open the Head”, which was released on Monday, June 6, 2016, I said I’d

Hollie Stephenson-Britain’s Latest Import

If you like the music of  Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings, Amy Winehouse, or Billie Holiday, then you should check out England's soon to be sensation Hollie Stephenson. I just found out about Hollie through my subscription

Doc Severinsen Had a Career Without Johnny Carson

I love discovering great new music even if that music was recorded 55 years ago. Well, it's still new to me. Such is the case with Doc Severinsen's album "Tempestuous Trumpet" RS 33-819 on Command