Archive for October 16th, 2012

Something Else! exclusive video: Ann and Nancy Wilson on Heart’s “Fanatic”

Something Else! exclusive video: Ann and Nancy Wilson on Heart’s “Fanatic”

Ann and Nancy Wilson, in an exclusive world premiere video for Something Else! Reviews, talk about Heart’s new single — the title track from their just-released album Fanatic.

Deep Cuts: Paul McCartney’s ‘Get on the Right Thing,’ ‘See Your Sunshine,’ ‘To You,’ others

Deep Cuts: Paul McCartney’s ‘Get on the Right Thing,’ ‘See Your Sunshine,’ ‘To You,’ others

You’ve heard the hits, from the sublime (“Maybe I’m Amazed,” “Junior’s Farm,” “Band on the Run”) to the ridiculous (“Let ‘Em In,” “Ebony and Ivory,” the perfectly named “So Bad”). But what of those tucked-away gems by Paul McCartney?

The Doughboys – Shakin’ Our Souls (2012)

The Doughboys – Shakin’ Our Souls (2012)

If one didn’t know the history of the Doughboys, there’d be no clue how long they’ve been around. Considering how energetic and edgy the East Coast band is, it’s only expected they would be pegged as youngsters.

Naked Truth – Ouroboros (2012)

Naked Truth – Ouroboros (2012)

Just a little more than a year after Italian power bassist Lorenzo Feliciati introduced the Naked Truth fusion-prog supergroup to the world with Shizaru, they’re back with another simultaneously fierce and fragile effort, Ouroboros.

Desert Island Discs: Blues and Blues Rock Edition

Desert Island Discs: Blues and Blues Rock Edition

It probably goes without saying that, once you found yourself stranded on a distant island, there would be blues. And every kind, too — Delta, dirty, city, country, grease-popping, Texas crunching, let-it-all-hang low, you name it.