Monthly Archives: November 2023

Goodbye, Brian Godding

November 27, 2023

Universally praised as a jazz player, Brian Godding, who passed away on November 25th at the age of 78, has always been, in fact, held in high esteem as half of a musical unit that influenced most of the classic … Continue reading

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ISILDURS BANE Add Jinian Wilde To Their Collaborators List

November 26, 2023

For what it’s worth, ISILDURS BANE‘s formula of having like-minded artists to join their ranks in the studio proved to be successful from the very beginning, when the Swedish proggers invited METAMORFOSI TRIO for a burst of unpredictable creativity on … Continue reading

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ERIK DAHL ENSEMBLE – Everyone’s Too Sad For Everything

November 25, 2023

Svalka 2023 Scandinavian masters of minimalistic storms delve into the strange sadness of the pandemic period. Aside from its celebrated pop music, Sweden left an indelible mark on the global music through death metal, so there’s no surprise in the … Continue reading

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Michael Messer And Chaz Jankel Take A Ride

November 24, 2023

It’s great when unexpected collaborations happen, especially when one of creative parties just recently emerged from solo-recording sabbatical only to find his composer’s juices flowing energetically enough to attract a kindred spirits. That’s how events went for the great Chaz … Continue reading

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UFO Flip The Switch On “Lights Out”

November 23, 2023

Lesser mortals would find it hard to come up with a successor to such a brilliant album as “No Heavy Petting” that UFO issued in 1976, yet this quartet didn’t seem to have any qualms about trying to do so. … Continue reading

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