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The Burned-The Burned Review

Artist: The Burned
Title: The Burned
Genre: Rock
Label: Phantasma Music
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The great thing about The Burned (which is really just Kurt Baumann's name for his solo project) is that it sounds like music Zach Braff might pick for a movie soundtrack, but darker...READ MORE...

Donna Sammarco Releases Her Second CD Here I Am, Lord

Hollywood, CA-February 22, 2010- P&J Records (LLC) proudly announces the release of Donna Sammarco’s second CD Here I Am, Lord. The CD represents five years of planning and the victory of numerous challenges along the way...READ MORE...

Hulon-First Impressions Review

Artist: Hulon
Title: First Impressions
Genre: Jazz-Funk
Label: Premier Musique Group
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Hulon believes in good First Impressions and does he ever get off on the right foot with his maiden solo voyage with the same title...READ MORE...

Randy Newman-12 Songs 24kt Gold Review

Artist: Randy Newman
Title: 12 Songs 24kt Gold
Genre: Pop-Rock
Label: Audio Fidelity
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Randy Newman’s 12 Songs (1970) is considered a classic rendering of blues influence pop-rock. A literal slice of Americana, cynicism, sexual references, and humor that today would be politically incorrect...READ MORE...

B-52’s-Cosmic Thing 24kt Gold Review

Artist: B-52’s
Title: Cosmic Thing 24kt Gold
Genre: Rock-Pop
Label: Audio Fidelity
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The B-52’s sound is filled with pop hooks galore and funky grooves and those elements were at their zenith on Cosmic Thing (1989)...READ MORE...

Hulon Makes Good First Impressions With New CD On Premier Musique Group Label

Hollywood, CA-February 16, 2010- Hulon’s debut First Impressions is a perfect title for his new album on the Premier Musique Group imprint. Hailing from Panama City Beach, FL,....READ MORE...

Jackie Ryan-Best of Love Songs

Artist: Jackie Ryan
Title: Best Of Love Songs
Genre: Jazz
Label: Openart
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I didn't glance at the album title of Jackie Ryan's newest album before I started listening to it, and after the third or fourth song, I was convinced that it was either a greatest hits album or one of the fullest, most thoughtful albums I had ever heard...READ MORE...

Audra Connolly-Dear Friend Review

Artist: Audra Connolly
Title: Dear Friend
Genre: Folk
Label: Hole Heart Records
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There is a quote from once-indie band Rilo Kiley about folk singers that I continuously thought about while I listened to Audra Connolly's newest album, Dear Friend: “Folk singers sing songs for the working, baby...READ MORE...

George Winston-Love Will Come: The Music of Vince Guaraldi, Volume 2 Review

Artist: George Winston
Title: Love Will Come: The Music of Vince Guaraldi, Volume 2
Genre: Jazz
Label: RCA
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Grammy Award Winning Pianist George Winston has released a new CD of solo piano music in a tribute to Vince Guaraldi: Love Will Come: The Music of Vince Guaraldi, Volume 2. Vince Guaraldi will always be associated with the “Charlie Brown” television specials...READ MORE...

RG Royal Sound Orchestra Bring Back The Big Band Latin Sound With New CD Impact

February 2, 2010-New York, New York- The big band sound of RG Royal Orchestra will be celebrated around the world today as their new release Impact is released to give the jazz community a shot of adrenaline that it never expected...READ MORE...

Actual Proof-Paradigm Shift Review

Artist: Actual Proof
Title: Paradigm Shift
Genre: Jazz-Funk
Label: Independent
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Here is Actual Proof that a band of talented musicians can break the mold of what you expect from any one particular genre...READ MORE...