Bryan Ferry’s Evening of Refined Gentility

Bryan Ferry w/Judith Owen Hard Rock Live Sunday, March 12, Orlando, FL Bryan Ferry pulled into Orlando with a 10 piece band, an amazing … [Read more...]

80’s & Big Band Christmas Albums Provides Nostalgia for All

The Classic Christmas 80's Album The Classic Big Band Christmas Album Legacy, 2016 Look here, everyone knows the whole emotional point of the … [Read more...]

The Bad Plus Return with It’s Hard

It's Hard The Bad Plus Sony Music Entertainment/OKeh Records, 2016 There are countless piano trios, and then there's The Bad Plus. Formed in … [Read more...]

Erroll Garner Returns With an Instant Classic

Ready Take One Erroll Garner Legacy Recordings/Octave Music, 2016 Last years posthumous and expanded re-release of Errol Garner's Complete Concert … [Read more...]

Everything’s Beautiful – Robert Glasper Reimagines Miles Davis

Everything's Beautiful The Recordings of Miles Davis Reimagined by Robert Glasper Columbia/Legacy, 2016 Miles Davis was legendarily fearless. Never … [Read more...]

Butch Trucks and The Freight Train Band Pull Into Melbourne

Butch Trucks and the Freight Train Band w/The Ries Brothers The King Center Thursday, April 24, Melbourne, FL The difference four months can make … [Read more...]

Re-Visiting The Complete Concert by the Sea

Errol Garner The Complete Concert by the Sea Sony Legacy, 2015 In the house I grew up in there was a copy of the original on vinyl, at least two on … [Read more...]

Where There’s Smoke, there’s Smoke Fairies . . .

Where There’s Smoke, there’s Smoke Fairies . . . by M. Alberto Rivera From Sussex, England, emerge the Smoke Fairies, a musical duo, who deliver … [Read more...]

When I First Became Kind of Blue

When I First Became Kind of Blue by M. Alberto Rivera Just after Christmas 2000, armed with a gift card for a big box electronic store, I paced … [Read more...]

Piqued Jacks – Climb like Ivy Does

Piqued Jacks Climb like Ivy Does Independent Release, 2015 It's hard not to like Piqued Jacks. These songs are aggressive without being … [Read more...]