Archive for December 8th, 2012

Emerson Lake and Palmer – Live in California (2012)

Emerson Lake and Palmer – Live in California (2012)

There’s a reason this April 6, 1974 concert, held during the sprawling California Jam at the Ontario Motor Speedway, has for so long been a favorite among bootleggers.

Mort Weiss – I’ll Be Seeing You (2012)

Mort Weiss – I’ll Be Seeing You (2012)

Mort Weiss’ tenth album in eleven years continues the torrid pace of activity that this accomplished clarinetist has been on since beginning his long-delayed recording career in 2001.

Beverly Paterson’s Top Albums for 2012: Rock and Pop Music

A tough choice it is, but after much thought here are my Top 10 new albums of 2012

The MiCKS – The MiCKS EP (2012)

THE MiCKS -“FINISH ME” LIVE @ MAXWELLS CD RELEASE 11/16/12 from Hannah Wylie on Vimeo. An analog recording from Dreamland Studios, this converted West Hurley, NY, church, The MiCKS — raucous, randy, ready to fight — sounds like it could have been made 40 years ago, back before TV singing-contests shaped popular music.