Tony Newman And The Crazy 60’s Music Scene

Today we’re going to focus on British rock guitarist/singer Tony Newman, but don’t confuse him with the drummer of the same name, a contemporary of his who had a long career that included stints with bands like T. Rex and Boxer, and also accompanied David Bowie, Eric Clapton and others. Our Tony Newman’s career didn’t … More Tony Newman And The Crazy 60’s Music Scene

REVIEW: Tierra Negra & Muriel Anderson – New World Flamenco

Flamenco music is one of those instantly recognizable genres, the kind that immediately takes the listener to a familiar place. In this case, it inspires in me a mental image of a beautiful dancer with flashing eyes, clicking castanets, and a rose in her teeth; backed by a dark, brooding guitarist. A new album on … More REVIEW: Tierra Negra & Muriel Anderson – New World Flamenco

REVIEW: The Reese Project – Eastern Standard Time

A new album from veteran jazz flautist Tom Reese’s quartet, The Reese Project, continues down the same road traveled in the group’s previous effort, 2008’s This Just In. Which is to say that Eastern Standard Time, now out on the In The Groove label, is another nice collection of traditional jazz standards interspersed with some … More REVIEW: The Reese Project – Eastern Standard Time