The Messiah of Blues and Gospel : Mark Handley

Mark Handley is a folk singer who sings about the times we live in. He sings about people in humorous situations. " Are you nameless, are you blameless, are you shameless and brainless..would you sell your soul just to be famous"-so he sings in Celebrity Russian Roulette. He accompanies his songs with an acoustic guitar …

Former Spine by Smashy Claw

Smashy Claw

The band: Austin Aeschliman (vocals, bass) Nathan Long (vocals, guitar) Dave Frey (drums) Andrew Serr (drums) Former Spline is an album with sunny disposition from quirky rock group Smashy Claw. In fact when I listen to the songs I am reminded of Weezer and The Beach Boys. If I am sick and spending the whole …

Alex Pardini : Be Sure to Remember the Name

I did an article about Alex Pardini a few months ago. I was surprised to see something in my mail today. He made two logos for this site. One is black, the other is white(the one you see now). But I like to keep both because who knows? I might like to use the black version next time. I …

Longing for Orpheus, b3nny and Tugdual Pop Music

http://www.orphicmusic.com/ http://www.orphicmusic.com/LfO/Thome.php https://www.facebook.com/pages/Longing-for-Orpheus/60222961610 For those who like listening to Sleepthief, Conjure One, Delerium, Blue Stone etc.) Like its mythological name Longing for Orphues is a grand vision by Texas based musician Derek Smootz. This is his alter ego-the other one is a traditional Irish musician. The transporting melodies and use of  studio genius to manipulate …

Heyward Howkins Debut LP The Hale & Hearty

http://heywardhowkins.bandcamp.com/   http://www.heywardhowkins.com http://www.facebook.com/pages/Heyward-Howkins/135648793142252 There are albums you would like to take with you when you take a vacation. There are also albums you just want to play at the end of the day just to 'chill' . The Hale & Hearty by Heyward Howkins fits both situations and needs. The instrumental fireworks that are crafted …