Archive for February 11th, 2015

Joe Bonamassa, “Tiger in Your Tank” (2015): One Track Mind

Joe Bonamassa, “Tiger in Your Tank” (2015): One Track Mind

This lead song from ‘Muddy Wolf at Red Rocks’ makes clear the difficulty Joe Bonamassa — really, anybody — has in taking on Muddy Waters.

Bandmates quickly learned Ian Gillan’s most important road rule: ‘No arguments on his bus’

Bandmates quickly learned Ian Gillan’s most important road rule: ‘No arguments on his bus’

In the period before Ian Gillan made a long-hoped-for return to Deep Purple, he worked tirelessly. And you had to stay cool while in transit.

Dead Neanderthals + Nick Millevoi – Dietary Restrictions (2015)

Dead Neanderthals + Nick Millevoi – Dietary Restrictions (2015)

The Dead Neanderthals’ thrillingly explorative new album with Nick Millevoi is one to start your heart — to un-relax, un-settle and un-fetter.

Florence + the Machine, “How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful” (2015): One Track Mind

Florence + the Machine, “How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful” (2015): One Track Mind

A lot seems to happen, but also not much. Is this simply an album intro? A taste of a more free-form direction Florence + the Machine might go?