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The Divorcees: Drop Of Blood

The Divorcees Drop Of Blood (Independent) Quick picking and sailing slide lifts us into the instrumental opener, “Caledonia Mountain,” to land us then into the soft beat of the first real song here, “Dying Breed.” With simple harmonies on the choruses, clear-as-a-bell leading, it takes no time to realize we are deep in the blue-collar country More...

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By Ralph Greco On Monday, April 12th, 2021

Eric Anders and Mark O’Bitz: Sirens Go By 

Eric Anders and Mark O’Bitz Sirens Go By (Baggage Room Records) Sirens Go By marks Eric Anders and Mark O’Bitz’s second installment from their four-part series “Music in the time of coronavirus.” Written More...

By Ralph Greco On Friday, April 9th, 2021

Electric Treatment Free

Electric Treatment Free, is an ambient five-song release rendered by Mark Uygur playing his computer. The sweeps and synths of “study 4” opens. We come into layered arpeggios. but Uygur quickly shows his musicianship More...

By Ralph Greco On Monday, April 5th, 2021

boWsER: Whispers From the Wicker Man

boWsER Whispers From the Wicker Man (boWsER) Strap in and come along for the ride with hard rock trio boWsER’s new album Whispers From the Wicker Man. As much I like the crazy, slightly stuttering beat caused More...

By Ralph Greco On Friday, April 2nd, 2021

Kaleigh: Predestined

Kaleigh Predestined (Kaleigh) “Weather The Storm” smacks us headfirst into Kaleigh’s debut album Predestined. A brash, big drum, guitar-driven strut-of-a-single sees actor/model/musician Kaleigh pushing More...

By Ralph Greco On Wednesday, March 31st, 2021

Apache Rose: Attention!

Apache Rose Attention! (Apache Rose Music) Mining 70’s grooves, solid harmonies, and good old rock and roll songwriting and playing, Moscow’s up and coming Apache Rose really delivers on their new full-length More...

By Ralph Greco On Monday, March 29th, 2021

Nicholas Gunn: Sound Condition

Nicholas Gunn Sound Condition (Blue Dot Studios) Having produced and composed over 21 studio albums and lending his talents to a score of other productions, we should expect a lot from electronic music composer More...

By Ralph Greco On Friday, March 26th, 2021

Delusive Relics: The Blind Owl 

Delusive Relics The Blind Owl (DO IT Records) Digging deep into their Iranian roots here, Farhood Nik and Anis Oveisi, known as the Delusive Relics duo, give us an 8-song concept album based on the 100-year-old More...

By Ralph Greco On Wednesday, March 24th, 2021

Keen Garrity: Get Big

Keen Garrity Get Big (Keen Garrity) Keen Garrity mixes country wry lyric story-song sensibilities, big pop sounds, and, dare I say, even a smidgen of prog on her debut Get Big. The girl-group meets 70’s pop More...

By Ralph Greco On Monday, March 22nd, 2021

Dizmation: Sea Area Forecast

Dizmation Sea Area Forecast (Dizmation) Dublin-based music producer/songwriter/and visual artist Dizmation reveals his mostly home-made new full-length album Sea Area Forecast. Be you into some DIY sadness, More...