Monthly Archives: October 2020

JOE O’DONNELL – Gael’s Vision: 40th Anniversary Edition

October 30, 2020

Polydor 1977 / P&Q Celtic Arts 2020 Journeying through time, majestic observation of pseudo-traditional lore gets a new lease of life, expands its span and peels patina off long-forgotten Rory Gallagher’s parts. Issued at the time when folk rock was … Continue reading

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ALLMAN BROTHERS BAND – Warner Theater, Erie, PA 7-19-05

October 28, 2020

Peach 2020 Southern rogues’ forgotten flight as a moving snapshot of their latter-day monumentality. This ensemble have proved they needn’t be tied to “Whipping Post” to deliver a riveting show, yet the veterans have also never ceased to surprise not … Continue reading

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COLOSSEUM’s BBC Tapes To Be Issued – The Tracklist Revealed

October 27, 2020

There’s a lot to be said about but what’s rarely mentioned is this ensemble’s intellectual foundation that, together with mind-boggling musicianship, was one of the reason they were able to improvise to an extent where none of the band’s concert … Continue reading

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John Hackett Taps Into The Heart Of His Craft

October 26, 2020

Not that he’s ever issued anything even remotely insipid but ‘s recent releases were particularly strong – be it which the veteran put out with his band or (not made available for review) which he shaped in a duo mode … Continue reading

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DAVID KOLLAR – 10 Poems For Ronroco / Crime On The Bunny

October 25, 2020

Hevhetia 2020 Rolling rhyme into reason, Slovakian six-stringer sets sentences in motion. Always on the lookout for some fresh form, David Kollar must have found the Covid-related lockdown a sort of a new experience, rather than an enforced limitation of … Continue reading

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