Friday, July 20, 2018
MUSIC REVIEW OF THE DAY: THE ANDREW COLLINS TRIO - TONGUE and GROOVE
This is some mighty mandolinin', from Canada's eight-string king. Happy both singing and playing, Collins gives us the best of b...
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
MUSIC REVIEW OF THE DAY: THE GALPINES - SORRY MOM
Baby-hating, foul-mouthed liquor pigs, mired in debt and often in jail, even their mothers have denounced The Galpines. Well, not their ...
Tuesday, July 17, 2018
MUSIC REVIEW OF THE DAY: JENNIFER IRVING - LET 'EM IN
Formerly of the Nova Scotia group Drift a few years back, Jennifer Irving did drift away for a bit, into a photography career, kids, a m...
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
MUSIC REVIEW OF THE DAY: AL BASILE - ME & THE ORIGINATOR
My biggest complaint about modern blues artists is that a lot of the run-of-the-mill ones put such little effort into their lyrics. You ...
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
MUSIC REVIEW OF THE DAY: CHARLES LLOYD & THE MARVELS + LUCINDA WILLIAMS - VANISHED GARDENS
Here's a pleasant-plus surprise. Veteran jazz sax and flute player Lloyd fronts a group of consummate players, including guitar maes...
Monday, July 9, 2018
MUSIC REVIEW OF THE DAY: WANG CHUNG - ICON
Come on, we all know it ... Everybody have fun tonight, everybody Wang Chung tonight. There. Don't you feel better getting that out ...
Saturday, July 7, 2018
MUSIC REVIEW OF THE DAY: MOLLY JOHNSON - MEANING TO TELL YA
The Halifax Jazz Festival gets underway this coming week, has a stellar lineup, and opening night features a fantastic free show. It'...
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