Archive for April 8th, 2012

Curtis Salgado – Soul Shot (2012)

Bluesman Curtis Salgado, over a career that’s included stops with Robert Cray, Roomful of Blues and Santana, has always had an abiding love for R&B, hard soul and nasty funk. Soul Shot brings all of that together

Steely Dan Sunday, "Josie" (1977)

< >> *** STEELY DAN SUNDAY INDEX *** Like another one of Steely Dan’s Aja hits “Deacon Blues,” “Josie” has a specially written intro revisited later in the song that’s absolutely killer.

Everest – On Approach (2010)

Over that past few decades, the consolidation of radio and record label ownership has had an “interesting” effect on record releases — they have become quite a bit more homogeneous

Steve Barton – Projector (2012)

Steve Barton, who rose to college-radio fame with the Beatles-y new wave band Translator, scuffs up what has become a reliably sunny solo power pop sound on the new Projector.