Monthly Archives: October 2023

Dr. John’s Acoustic Concert Dusted Off For Airing

October 20, 2023

Mac Rebennack knew how to be flamboyant when he turned into Dr. John, The Night Tripper, and spread his feathers and his hoodoo around the world, with a full band to bolster such exuberance; yet the legendary artist felt as … Continue reading

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MERV SPENCE – Phenomena Recovered

October 19, 2023

Initiate 1995 / Explore Rights Management 2023 On the level: new master of supernatural experience polishes souvenirs from the past. For all its brilliance Tom Galley’s PHENOMENA was not only blessed but also cursed by the presence of stellar talent … Continue reading

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MOTT THE HOOPLE’s “Dudes” Marks Its 50th Year With A Box Set

October 18, 2023

It might have been penned by David Bowie, yet it were MOTT THE HOOPLE who turned “All The Young Dudes” into a generations-spanning rock ‘n’ roll anthem, thus saving their declining career and rendering their fifth album, released in 1972, … Continue reading

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HEAD WITH WINGS – Without Intervention

October 18, 2023

Head With Wings 2023 Trimming their ranks for a new flight, New Haven ensemble ponder the boundaries of human spirit. It’s been a long way to this album for the Connecticut collective who, despite issuing fresh records on a regular … Continue reading

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Dan McCafferty Memorial Album To Be Released

October 17, 2023

Even though he was retired at that time, ‘s on November 8, 2022 at the age of 76 felt like a harsh blow not only to the followers of Scottish finest heavy band, , but for the myriads of those … Continue reading

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