Archive for April 29th, 2011

The Friday Morning Listen: Emmylou Harris – Hard Bargain (2011)

This week, Boston’s Berklee College of Music hosted the Rethink Music Convention. The official conference subtitle was “Creativity, Commerce, and Policy in the 21st Century.” An NPR segment on the conference featured a terrific quote

Marcin Wasilewski Trio – Faithful (2011)

One of ECM’s rising stars is back three years after knocking it out of the park with a sensational album the last time around. Marcin Wasilewski leads a trio from Poland

Joe Satriani – Is There Love In Space? (2004)

by Tom Johnson Joe Satriani has made an art of the rock instrumental. Why is it then that he keeps trying to sing? I think I speak for most people when I say that 1989’s Flying In A Blue Dream‘s instrumental tracks were the “real” album