- Staff Picks
- June 18, 2021
In A Ripped Dress (Bang!). Review by Julius C. Lacking.
From Macca To Mecca! (WICKED COOL RECORDS/UMe). Review by Joe Frietze.
featuring E Roland and Jesse Triplett of Collective Soul (with Cheney Brannon and Shawn Grove). Review by Michelle Wilson.
George Mitchell of Fishbelly Black on weaving funk, jazz, and hip-hop.
Tommy Emmanuel with opener Ida Mae thrilled Central Florida with an astounding acoustic performance. Michelle Wilson loved every minute of it.
Shades (Mascot Label Group/Provogue). Review by Michelle Wilson.
11 Short Stories of Pain and Glory (ADA Music). Review by Joe Frietze.
Soundcheck (Provogue /Mascot Group ). Review by Carl F Gauze.
Black Beauty (High Moon). Review by Carl F Gauze.
Zoom (Omnivore Recordings). Review by Christopher Long.
Turn It Up (Chicken Coup Records). Review by Carl F Gauze.
Lonerism (Modular Fontana). Review by Jason O’Neal Griggs.
Volando (Feral Flight Productions). Review by Carl F Gauze.
This unauthorized documentary on The Beatles’ Apple Records portrays a sad tale of talent wasted, careers crushed, and a few miraculous successes that never went anywhere.
The Definitive Chick Corea on Stretch and Concord (Stretch Records, Concord Records). Review by Carl F Gauze.
Reptilians (Polyvinyl Records). Review by Laura Pontillo.
Is Paul McCartney really dead? Or is he feeling much better now?
The Horse Power EP (Quite Scientific Records). Review by Carl F Gauze.
Y Not (Hip-O/UMe Records). Review by Matt Parish.
The Genius Hits The Road (Concord Records). Review by Carl F Gauze.
After thirty years, music critic Gary Giddins is still listening, still watching, and still… writing a multi-volume biography of your grandma’s favorite crooner, Bing Crosby? Ink 19 sat down with Giddins to talk about the shape of jazz to come.