Recent Posts From Music
Soulful and talented Orlando-based chanteuse Cat Ridgeway makes a memorable mark with a fresh batch of offerings ranging from pop-, soul-, and country rock-inflected ditties to more ambient r&b-infused fare, on her recent release, Nice to Meet You.
It’s a look at where the music of the Dead stands today as expressed through the words and experiences of twenty musicians who continue to preserve Garcia’s legacy.
The Sons of the Soul Revivers and Alex Jordan drop pleasing new releases.
Ride along as Girl brushes elbows with David Crosby, Joan Baez, Michael Bloomfield, members of the Grateful Dead and marries musician David Freiberg of the Quicksilver Messenger Service, Jefferson Airplane and Jefferson Starship.
Originating in New England in 1971, Max Creek holds old-school jamband cred as being one of the original purveyors of the genre.
How Long is an unassuming gem that reveals a sincere and talented musician and songwriter finding a sweet spot with a killer band.
Stephen Inglis manages to find open space in the sometimes crowded field of Grateful Dead tributes. On Cut the Dead Some Slack, the Honolulu-based troubadour (with vocal harmony assistance from radio host and musician David Gans) offers a pleasing array of acoustic-based Grateful Dead covers.
The audience danced, sang and grooved to the consistently inspired sound of the tight four-piece, which included Jay Lane on drums and Wavy Dave Burlingame on bass. It was a magical evening that demonstrated the power of live music performed by a talented band in a relaxed setting.
New releases by MiZ and Boris Garcia keep the dream alive . . .