Sunday, October 23 2011
La Verdad captures the power and punch and authentic spontaneity of a live performance without sacrificing any studio polish.
Thursday, October 20 2011
Beta Hector is successful on Sunbeam Insulin in marrying diverse and seemingly contrarian styles of music together into an almost seamless blend of electronic pop.
Wednesday, October 19 2011
The tail end of the New Zealand Showcase.
Wednesday, October 12 2011
Live at the Lizard Lounge, which was recorded earlier this year at a Boston-area hometown show, has an amazing soundtrack but a rather underwhelming video to accompany it.
Tuesday, October 11 2011
If Lenny Kravitz came out of the New Orleans brass band scene ...
If you like Americana, Soul Candy is a sweet and agreeable slice of sugar-coated confectionary that won’t make your teeth ache.
Monday, October 10 2011
Extra Classic pays homage, and shows its own vitality, when they build off of Jamaican music, but the band should find subject material a bit closer to home.
Thursday, September 22 2011
The music is uniformly solid, even groovy. But there’s a sweetness to the singles.
Monday, September 19 2011
Despite its serviceable storyline, Bride Flight is visually sumptuous and the characters are truly endearing.
Labor Day at Terminal 5 with Manu Chao was as stirring as it was sweaty. That is, very.