Archive for April 9th, 2012

The Successful Failures – Here I Am! (2012)

The Successful Failures – Here I Am! (2012)

‘Here I Am!’ hugs tight to the New Jersey-based Successful Failures’ tradition of excellence, excitement and enthusiasm.

Flowtilla – Waves and Particles (2011)

Since its formation as the Len Paterson Trio in 2000, Bay Area funk-jazz outfit Flowtilla has been going against the grain when it comes to funk.

Todd Rundgren’s Utopia – Live at Hammersmith Odeon ’75 (2012)

Todd Rundgren’s once out-of-this-world vision for Utopia — prog-pop? proto-new wave rock? Whodathunkit? — was coalescing into a provocative and powerful musical conception by this point.

Sparks Fly On E Street: Bruce Springsteen, "Hungry Heart" (1980)

Well, here’s one that didn’t get away. Bruce had written “Hungry Heart” for the Ramones but Jon Landau thought it was a keeper. Great advice there as the song was a huge hit.