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The Dangling Success-City Life Review

Artist: The Dangling Success
Title: City Life
Genre: Smooth Jazz
Label: Electric Reels
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The Dangling Success is an all-instrumental smooth jazz band that maintains a steady groove throughout their recent release City Life. Rather than focusing on the negative aspects of living in the city the band’s view is one that is positive and alluring as shown on the cover....READ MORE...

Swampdawamp-Rock This Country Review

Artist: Swampdawamp
Title: Rock This Country
Genre: Rock-Country-Blues
Label: Big Penny Entertainment
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Swampdawamp keeps on rolling along on their third release Rock This Country. I have always enjoyed this band’s brand of rock-country and blues influenced music....READ MORE...

Pretenders-Pretenders 24kt Gold Review

Artist: Pretenders
Title: Pretenders
Genre: Rock
Label: Audio Fidelity
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The Pretenders recorded output in the studio is not extensive considering their self titled debut was released in 1980. One thing they did do when they released an album was to make sure it counted...READ MORE...

Tim Miller-Sessions Lamar Review

Artist: Tim Miller
Title: Sessions Lamar
Genre: Rock
Label: Latch Records
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After releasing the critically acclaimed Adelaide (we liked it) Tim follows up with a 5 track EP titled Sessions Lamar...READ MORE...

Alice Cooper-Killer Review

Artist: Alice Cooper
Title: Killer
Genre: Rock
Label: Audio Fidelity
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The king of shock rock Alice Cooper, formerly Vincent Damon Furnier, the son of a minister, is a legend of rock synonymous with music and strong elements of theater...READ MORE...

SwampDaWamp Release Latest CD Rock This Country

September 15, 2009-Hollywood, CA- Country fried rockers SwampDaWamp (pronounced swamp duh wamp) from Charlotte, NC unfold their much anticipated 3rd independent release this week (2nd full length) Rock This Country available now in most major digital retail outlets and in physical form at www.SwampDaWamp.com...READ MORE...

Craig Rayburn-Coyote Review

Artist: Craig Rayburn
Title: Coyote
Genre: Country
Label: Corralitos Creek Music
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Craig Rayburn's latest release, Coyote is a retrospective slice of folk-influenced country music. Working with multi-award winning singer songwriter Keith Greeninger, the album combines country, folk, and rock elements to produce songs that embody anecdotal depictions of everyday life...READ MORE...

Bill Ortiz-From Where I Stand Review

Artist: Bill Ortiz
Title: From Where I Stand
Genre: Jazz-Urban/R&B-Neo-Soul
Label: Tangent Records
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Trumpet player Bill Ortiz offers up a melting pot of jazz, rhythm and blues, soul, and a twist on rap that would convert any non believer in the genre...READ MORE...

K-Maxx-The Whole Woo Wop Review

Artist: K-Maxx
Title: The Whole Woo Wop
Genre: Hip Hop
Label: Arielle Records
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With two acclaimed underground albums under his belt, Bay area rapper K-Maxx released his third effort, The Whole Woo Wop at the tail end of 2008. Woo Wop, which is slang for “all encompassing,” references the experiences the up and coming rapper has lived through in the last few years...READ MORE...

Audio Fidelity Releases Classic Alice Cooper and The Pretenders Recordings in 24 Karat Gold CDs

September 9, 2009-Culver City, CA- Marshall Blonstein and his specialty label Audio Fidelity are making 2009 a memorable year by releasing a steady flow of classic rock releases. On September 1, 2009 the imprint officially released Alice Cooper Killer and The Pretenders self titled release in their popular 24 Karat Gold limited edition format...READ MORE...

John Lefebvre-Psalngs Review

Artist: John Lefebvre
Title: Psalngs
Genre: Folk-Country
Label: Northstar Entertainment
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John Lefebvre is retired lawyer turned musician. I have a met few of those over the years. They get to the point where the system and law takes its toll and then the career is over. Lefebvre finally got in the position where he was comfortable enough to make the change and be able to survive...READ MORE...

James Moody and Kenny Barron Release “ 4A” on IPO Recordings

New York, New York-September 3, 2009- Respected and versatile saxophone player James Moody has collaborated with legendary pianist Kenny Barron on a recent offering on the IPO Recordings imprint titled 4A...READ MORE...

The Doors-Morrison Hotel Review

Artist: The Doors
Title: Morrison Hotel
Genre: Rock
Label: Audio Fidelity
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How can you forget a song like “Roadhouse Blues”? As a matter of fact how is it possible to ever discount the continued impact of a band like The Doors after all these years? Their influence remains apparent in much of the new music you hear today....READ MORE...