Rob Caldwell is a writer and librarian living near Toronto. He has written for various online publications, including The Allmusic Guide, All About Jazz, and No Depression music magazine.
Of Acolytes, Geese, and Ghosts: Genesis' Steve Hackett and Anthony Phillips | 17 Aug 2015 // 9:02 PM
The album journeys taken by Genesis' Steve Hackett and Anthony Phillips in the mid-'70s are remarkably similar.
A Soundtrack for Me and You: An Interview with Swan Dive | 23 Sep 2014 // 10:00 PM
It's been a life-changing five years for Bill DeMain and Molly Felder since the last Swan Dive album, but their new music is still warm and enveloping, often wistful and nostalgic, and always memorable.
Robert Glasper: Covered | 17 Jun 2015 // 9:15 PM
Covered stands, in the end, as a multi-layered work possessing an air of adventure, while still remaining accessible. It’s a rewarding collection by one of the most significant composers and interpreters in contemporary jazz.
Great Lake Swimmers: A Forest of Arms | 23 Apr 2015 // 9:04 PM
A solid album with a number of beguiling songs and a lot of spirit, A Forest of Arms is the sound of a band well into their musical journey, with many more miles still to go.