Archive for June 20th, 2011

Something Else! sneak peek: Yes, "We Can Fly" (2011)

Yes, working now in tandem to Jon Anderson’s revitalized solo career, returns with a reworked song from the last time they issued an album without him.

Aaron Goldberg and Guillermo Klein – Bienestan (2011)

When pianist Aaron Goldberg set out to do this record, he wanted to mix things up with the compositions and arrangement

Elvis Costello and the Imposters – The Delivery Man (2004)

Somehow, nearly thirty years into his career, Elvis Costello managed to turn out one of his best albums ever. Costello is anything but afraid to take a chance. Some may argue that he’s too willing to do so, leaping from one style to another

Gerald Wilson Orchestra – Legacy (2011)

Gerald Wilson Orchestra – Legacy (2011)

The star of the show on Gerald Wilson’s brilliant ‘Legacy’ remains his adopted hometown of Chicago.

Half Notes: The Low Anthem – Oh My God, Charlie Darwin (2009)

by Mark Saleski Easily my favorite release of 2009. The Low Anthem surprised me at a show that spring. I’d never heard of them before and they came out and managed to make me forget my name, my identity, and what my favorite color was. It was a stunning experience. After that one night, we obtained a copy of thisRead More