24 July 2013

Audio Fidelity Releases Vangelis Blade Runner Soundtrack On SACD

Culver City, CA-July 23, 2013- Marshall Blonstein’s Audio Fidelity label has just released the classic Ridely Scott 1982 science fiction film soundtrack to Blade Runner on SACD. Performed by the legendary Vangelis, the music and film formed a magnificent partnership that sounds fresh and exciting to this day...READ MORE...

23 July 2013

Progressive Rock Review: KingBathmat-Overcoming the Monster

Artist: KingBathmat
Title: Overcoming the Monster
Genre: Progressive Rock
Label: Stereohead Records
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Progressive, alternative, and psychedelic are just some of the few ways that the sound of KingBathmat can be described. Nevertheless, they make it all work to produce their genre bending and, sometimes, defying music.....READ MORE...

12 July 2013

Guitarist Eric Mantel Signs On With Steve Vai’s Digital Nations Label

Chicago, IL, CA-July 12, 2013- Legendary Chicago guitar virtuoso/songwriter/vocalist/tone master/eclectic stylist Eric Mantel is internationally acclaimed as a musician of the highest order. Mantel is proud to announce inking a deal with Digital Nations, the all-download arm of guitar icon Steve Vai's Favored Nations record label...READ MORE...

11 July 2013

Original Soundtrack Review: Vangelis-Blade Runner OST (SACD)

Artist: Vangelis
Title: Blade Runner OST (SACD)
Genre: OST
Label: Audio Fidelity
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Ridley Scott’s 1982 Sci-Fi classic Blade Runner had an equally memorable soundtrack provided by Evangelos Odysseas Papathanassiou, a Greek composer known worldwide as Vangelis. His electronic, progressive, ambient, jazz, pop, rock, and orchestral scores are recognized as more than an addition to a movie or background music....READ MORE...

09 July 2013

Jazz Review: Terence Blanchard-Magnetic

Artist: Terence Blanchard
Title: Magnetic
Genre: Jazz
Label: Blue Note Records
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Born in New Orleans, LA, Terence Blanchard is a Grammy Award winning jazz trumpeter and bandleader. Blanchard started his career as a trumpeter in Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers. Along with saxophonist Donald Harrison Blanchard co-led a quintet that released five albums...READ MORE...

08 July 2013

Country Review: Linda Lundqvist- A Piece of Me

Artist: Linda Lundqvist
Title: A Piece of Me
Genre: Country
Label: Musik and Film
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Linda Lundqvist hails from the fair land of Sweden. In an environment that is full of talented musicians, Lundqvist is an example of talent that stretches across boundaries and genres. For almost twenty years she has been engaging audiences through music and theater, both as an instructor and performer...READ MORE...

06 July 2013

R & B/Soul Review: LaGaylia Frazier-That Girl EP

Artist: LaGaylia Frazier
Title: That Girl EP
Genre: R&B/Soul
Label: Billberg Entertainment
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Despite her being from Miami, you are probably not all that familiar with LaGaylia Frazier. She is rather accomplished in her current home of Sweden however, to which she moved in 2001. Frazier comes from a musical family and began playing the piano at age five, but decided to stick with singing as a teenager....READ MORE...