Monthly Archives: October 2008

Grateful Dead – Live at Cow Palace

The Grateful Dead was an electric jug band with more in common musically with Jim Kweskin than Jimi Hendrix. On this new three-CD set,...

Crowsong – Shelter

Crowsong offers a couple of atmospheric new records that feature founder Randy Clark's guitar playing and interaction with bandmates Joshua Zucker (bass) and Vince...

Rick Vito – Rattlesnake Shake

Covering the Peter Green title track may be a subliminal (or subconscious) way of reminding listeners of his early-'90s stint with Fleetwood Mac, but...

Hiromi’s Sonicbloom – Time Control

Ignore the silly cover photo - this ain't no pop-diva record. Instead, it could be the jazz-rock CD of the year. Hiromi Uehara is...

Pat Metheny – Metheny with Mehldau

Guitarist Pat Metheny and pianist Brad Mehldau need little introduction, thus the near-cryptic titling of this new duet collection of jazz originals. The meeting of...

October 2008

FEATURES BEDLAM IN BELGIUM! Lord Bizarre’s Electric Guitar and Amp Museum When most Americans think of Belgium, they typically think beer, chocolate, or waffles. But for those...

Beasts of Bourbon – Little Animals

The Beasts of Bourbon have always been a vehicle for vocalist Tex Perkins, but have also been as much a side project as a...
[X]