Tinkering with August

  Layne Greene wrote these songs around late 2015 and after two years of tinkering, they found their way into this EP. Today was a good day. I raced against a geared bike (I ride a fixed gear road bike) prior to to a delicious dinner. And then this amazing EP completed the evening. I am …

Introducing Bike Music:High Highs

I will be starting a new feature called Bike Music. The reason? I have recently developed a love for cycling and whenever I ride I bring my music with me. Of course you can expect something upbeat but there are also rare cases when I will feature albums that are slow-meant for just relaxed riding. …

Rock Back For Ecuador:66 Independent Artists Come Together for a Cause.

If you are a listener hungry for new tunes then I think you better check this out. 66 independent artists recorded and contributed songs to help Ecuador after a catastrophic earthquake that took many victims. Art is all about humanity. When I was in college we had a subject devoted to Humanities and it covered …

James Vincent McMorrow is back with the new single Rising Water!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iELQqc5dvyg The Irishman with an exquisite and smooth silky voice is back! The new single is Rising Water released in early July this year. James Vincent McMorrow broke into the indie pop/folk scene with Post Tropical and Early in the Morning. His live performances duplicate the meticulous perfection of his studio recordings. And yes that …

Wow The Joys Of Modern Life by The Dennis McCalmont Band!

The Joys of Modern Life by The Dennis McCalmont Band has a dreamy and positive vibe. This is shown in the opening track Best Days of My Life which foretells the atmosphere of the whole record-energetic, smooth and timeless. The introduction of funky guitars, groovy bass and smooth percussion call  to mind Jazz and R&B …