Archive for March 14th, 2013

Soft Machine Legacy – Burden Of Proof (2013)

Soft Machine will never come to exist again, but one of the best of the Canterbury bands still lives on in an alumni band called Soft Machine Legacy. Together since 2002, the lineup is dominated by members of the underrated mid 70s version

Gimme Five: Boz Scaggs on David Paich, Duane Allman and, yeah, Silk Degrees

Gimme Five: Boz Scaggs on David Paich, Duane Allman and, yeah, Silk Degrees

We took a break from our non-stop heavy rotation of Boz Scaggs’ new Top 20 album Memphis to dig further back into his stirring catalog of sophisticated soul, sizzling R&B and gritty blues.

Bob Arthurs and Steve LaMattina – Jazz for Svetlana (2013)

Perhaps the best birthday present a woman named Svetlana has ever received, Jazz for Svetlana is what happens when two musicians gather to lay something down without expectations.

Shooter Jennings – The Other Life (2013)

Shooter Jennings – The Other Life (2013)

You never know quite what to expect from Shooter Jennings. It drives some fans crazy, but it’s part of what others, myself included, like about his music.

A week after his death, body of original Yes guitarist Peter Banks reportedly still unclaimed

A week after his death, body of original Yes guitarist Peter Banks reportedly still unclaimed

In a shocking turn of events, the body of Peter Banks — co-founder of the group Yes, and someone dubbed an architect of progressive music by the BBC — reportedly remains unclaimed.