New Music

  • Live Killers

    “The Man” from their upcoming Wonderful Wonderful. And a pretty decent “Fame.” I think Bowie would approve. Continue reading

  • Southern Blood

    Southern Blood

    I seem to be spending an inordinate amount of time talking about the departed these days. Sorry about that. But here I go again. Gregg Allman’s final album Southern Blood was released posthumously on September 8, just a few days ago. Fittingly, it was recorded at Fame Studios in Muscle Shoals. Heavy on covers, most […] Continue reading

  • Lizz Wright

    Lizz Wright

    I discovered an album a month or so ago, although I can’t really remember the circumstance. I think I was browsing either Amazon or the NPR Music site. I know I was surfing around for Catherine Russell tidbits. Catherine is among the artists on the record. Anyway, it’s an NPR vocal jazz compilation called The […] Continue reading

  • Everything Now

    Everything Now

    New one from Arcade Fire. Continue reading

  • Gentle On My Mind

    Gentle On My Mind

    Glen Campbell (1936-2017) passed away today after a long battle with Alzheimer’s. He was 81 years old. He was diagnosed with the disease in 2011. Sadly, it seems like the blog is turning into a obituary column these days, but Glen could not go unmentioned here. I saw an interview with Glen a couple of […] Continue reading