- Music Reviews
- October 31, 2017
The Tribute Concerts (Bear Family Records). Review by James Mann.
Marshall Presnell starts with the big concepts, like the sun, and works his way down, down, down to John Diebold in this installment of 2 Up 2 Down.
All the News that’s fit to make up on Orlando Theater. According to Carl F Gauze, that is.
Jacksonville musiciean Crystal Stafford is poised to break big outside of her home city. Shelton Hull thinks she deserves it.
Bing Futch looks into some of the research that refutes the “official story” on 9/11.
Marketing Genius! J. Noise figures out the perfect use for the new Gretchen Wilson album. Move over Bigmouth Billy Bass!
Shelton Hull says goodbye to one of the greats of professional wrestling.
Carl F Gauze and Orlando celebrate the Christmas Carol Season, and drag themselves into the new year, bruised but not broken.
Shelton Hull eagerly devours reissues of lesser-known work by the jazz titans Coltrane, Ellington, and Mingus. What’s left to do then but riff, baby, riff!
The fall theater season opens with a bang in Orlando.
Is Dick Cheney out of his freaking mind? Are we out of our freaking minds to stand by and watch Iraq Part II unfold? Bing Futch knows the answers.
We’ll be catching up with this man’s talent for decades. Jason Nelson sends along six evocative postcards from Australia.
Ever wonder where those electronic squiggles in old Science Fiction films came from? Ever wonder about the first bands to abandon guitars for electronic instruments? Two new films from Plexfilm show you how Robert Moog taught circuits to sing and how British pop bands put those sounds on the pop charts. Bob Pomeroy sings the body electric.
Is J. Noise impressed with the new Black Eyed Peas? We’ll let you decide.
Orlando — and Carl F Gauze — retreats to the theater, hoping the big, bad storms won’t notice us.
What’s the proper response to Chinese expansionism? As threat or opportunity? Shelton Hull cuts through the hype and bluster for all the johnny-come-latelies.
Tom Schulte delivers a healthy megadose of news and reviews in this month’s Outsight.
Oasis and the White Stripes… opposing ends of the stylistic spectrum, or left glove and right glove? J. Noise exposes the taxonomy.
Shelton Hull gives us a peek into his personal playlist, busting at the seams with rap supervillains and jazz legends.