• An interview with Lucky Bamba

    An interview with Lucky Bamba

    Singer/songwriter Lucky Bamba reflects on his musical origins as he releases a new single, “Let You Go.”

  • Taj Mahal and Keb’ Mo’

    Taj Mahal and Keb’ Mo’

    TajMo (Concord Records ). Review by Michelle Wilson.

  • Owl City

    Owl City

    Owl City brings fan-friendly melodies, moody lighting, and hologram rappers (!?!) to Orlando’s House of Blues. Stan Kruslicky can get down with the tunes and the lights, but draws the line at holographic musicians onstage.

  • The Black Keys

    The Black Keys

    Brothers (Nonesuch Records). Review by Eli Didier.

  • Various Artists

    Various Artists

    2011 Grammy Nominees (Columbia Records). Review by Tim Wardyn.

  • Life


    A creative genius, cultural icon, guitar hero, all of that and more. Keith Richards’s Life is as compelling as its subject.

  • Don Gallardo

    Don Gallardo

    Sweetheart Radio Revolution, Etc.. Review by Robert Sutton.

  • Travis Singleton

    Travis Singleton

    Not Broken Yet. Review by Robert M. Sutton.

  • The Michael Smith Band

    The Michael Smith Band

    Days of Wonder . Review by Robert M. Sutton.

  • Low Vs. Diamond

    Low Vs. Diamond

    It takes some serious skills to make moody, indie rock sound new and fresh, but Low Vs. Diamond does just that. Jen Cray was wooed by their swagger and elegance at a recent Orlando date.

  • Caldwell Shine

    Caldwell Shine

    Which Way Is Mine (Self-released). Review by Kyrby Raine.

  • Rothbury Music Festival

    Rothbury Music Festival

    Chris Catania hits Michigan’s new Rothbury Music Festival to see if a music festival can both rock and be more eco-friendly. With acts ranging from Atmosphere to the Dresden Dolls and Widespread Panic, Rothbury might accomplish at least one part of its mission.

  • Peter Himmelman

    Peter Himmelman

    Peter Himmelman’s longevity in the music business is proven, and his reggae-flavored The Pigeons Couldn’t Sleep showcases the versatility and range his success is built on. Ink 19 is pleased to speak with Peter about his new project, his past, and his future.

  • Matt Nathanson

    Matt Nathanson

    Some Mad Hope (Vanguard). Review by Andrew Ellis.

  • Amos Lee

    Amos Lee

    Supply and Demand (EMI/Blue Note). Review by Andrew Ellis.

  • Todd Carey

    Todd Carey

    Watching Waiting (Inspiration Factory/Fontana). Review by Andrew Ellis.

  • John Mayer

    John Mayer

    Throwaway love songs with cheesy choruses and soft vocals are what the radio listeners want, and so John Mayer has delivered. Jen Cray was more interested in the blues side of his music that shone forth at his Orlando concert.

  • Duncan Sheik

    Duncan Sheik

    White Limousine (Zoe/Rounder). Review by Tim Wardyn.

  • Ashton Allen

    Ashton Allen

    Dewdrops (Livewire). Review by Aaron Shaul.

  • Dodd Michael Lede

    Dodd Michael Lede

    Sophomore Jinx (Sonic Smack Records). Review by Kyrby Raine.

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