Edgar Winter Unleashes a Monster

Edgar Winter w/Special guest Rick Derringer The Plaza Live Wednesday, March 15, Orlando, FL Edgar Winter and Rick Derringer on the same evening? … [Read more...]

Howard Simon Bares his Soul on Visitors

Visitors Howard Simon Independent Release, 2017 Reviewed by Cathal Croft Howard Simon has put together a collection of carefully crafted, and well … [Read more...]

Heather Gillis Band Stunning Debut

Heather Gillis Band Heather Gillis Band Independent Release, 2016 I'm gonna come out and say it. A lot of blues artists are flippin' lazy. Relying … [Read more...]

CJ Ramone is His Own Man on American Beauty

American Beauty CJ Ramone Fat Wreck Chords, 2017 “Let's Go” gets this party started. There's an urgent refrain, an itch being scratched and a … [Read more...]

The Ood are Itching for a Fight

The Own You EP The Ood Independent Release, 2017 From Tampa come The Ood, a five piece who specialize in coarse, unburnished 70's throwback rock. … [Read more...]

The Real McKenzies Return with Two Devils Will Talk

Two Devils Will Talk The Real McKenzies Fat Wreck Chords, 2017 The Real McKenzies have been at this Celtic Punk thing for 25 years now and like … [Read more...]

Race to Neptune Stunning Debut

Oh Contraire Race to Neptune Independent Release, 2017 From Fort Collins, Colorado comes Race to Neptune. They shape layers of post punk with hints … [Read more...]

Allan Holdsworth’s Epic Retrospective

Eidolon Allan Holdsworth Manifesto, 2017 Before Joe Satriani and Steve Vai there was Allan Holdsworth. Guitar heroes of the common variety may be … [Read more...]

Mark Reitanga has a Story to Tell

Unsung Mark Reitanga Independent Release, 2016 From Detroit, a town whose musical affiliations immediately call mind soulful Motown over the … [Read more...]

Mayve’s Brand New Retro

Motion Mayve Independent Release, 2016 What's old is new again, and that on it's own can be fun. Long Island's Mayve are making their way down a … [Read more...]