Archive for March 28th, 2011

Tom Waits – Glitter and Doom Live (2009)

by Mark Saleski You don’t have to look very hard to find all sorts of writing about Tom Waits. Much of it wanders around in the area of Waits’ past, his hard living, the drinking, smoking, the decayed hotel rooms. Some of that stuff is true, and some of it is about as useful as that old truss you foundRead More

Noah Haidu – Slipstream (2011)

Posi-Tone Records, the label that has done more than anyone else lately in putting out records by the brightest new talent in mainstream and modern jazz, introduced the pianist and composer Noah Haidu to the world last week. Slipstream went on sale March 22, a debut that doesn’t present mere potential, but an accomplished jazz ace making hard-bop in anRead More

XTC's Andy Partridge – Fuzzy Warbles, Vol. 1 (2003)

So you like XTC, right? So why don’t you own Andy Partridge’s Fuzzy Warbles?

Troy Lindsey – Ride Across The Sun (2010)

by Nick DeRiso Upset over a world that wronged him one too many times, Troy Lindsey begins his bumpy Ride Across the Sun in a foul mood. Luckily, as is so often the case, a good woman can make all the difference.