Tag Archives: Martin Barre

JETHRO TULL Inflate “Bursting Out”

April 11, 2024

Restoring a classic live album to its original running order by inserting previously unreleased tracks only to ruin its organic flow by appending soundcheck recordings to each of its two discs seems highly illogical – yet that’s the exact crime … Continue reading

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Rock Veterans Meddle With PINK FLOYD’s Lesser Classic

July 5, 2023

It would have been silly to think that, once PINK FLOYD‘s four primary ’70s albums got covered by elite players on the likes of and which gave a new spin to the very much familiar material, such tributes would stop. … Continue reading

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CLIVE BUNKER – Awakening

June 17, 2022

A New Day 1998 / Talking Elephant 2022 Master of melodious stroke hits a personal vein on the only platter under his own name. All the layman may need to know about Clive Bunker is the fact that he played … Continue reading

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ALAN SIMON – Excalibur V: Move, Cry, Act, Clash!

January 6, 2022

Spirit Of Unicorn Music 2021 Producing aural imagery out of rage, stellar cast of ongoing rock opera deliver a lackluster tapestry. Having always felt more like franchise than a loose framework for songs that don’t fit Alan Simon’s stage-set projects … Continue reading

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VARIOUS ARTISTS – Animals Reimagined

November 29, 2021

Cleopatra 2021 Rock legends assess a lesser classic anew to color it brightly. Least loved, albeit bleakly brilliant, of the classic PINK FLOYD albums, “Animals” has always seemed destined, unlike those records, for a various-artists treatment thanks to its inherent … Continue reading

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