Category Archives: Acoustic

Martin Barre ~ Road Less Travelled

  The great Jethro Tull guitar player puts out another solo gem with this album. You can certainly hear that Martin Barre was a main contributor of the Jethro Tull sound on this album. The songwriting is similar on some … Continue reading

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Flav Martin & Jerry Marotta ~ Soul Redemption

  These 2 fine musicians got together to make 1 fantastic album. Flav Martin, who has worked with David Crosby, Al Stewart & Suzanne Vega, just to name a few, makes such beautiful sounds with his instrument, you may forget … Continue reading

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Tempest ~ Thirty Little Turns

  This is the 2nd album that I’ve heard from Tempest & while I’m not a fan of most of Lief Sorbye’s vocals, the musicianship is enough for me to get over this hurdle. Along with guitar, bass & drums, … Continue reading

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Matthews Southern Comfort ~ Like A Radio

  Matthews Southern Comfort is back… and better than ever. Since their album put out in 1970 with a hit song, from Joni Mitchell, “Woodstock” was a big hit for them. This is a restart for the band featuring founder … Continue reading

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Neal Morse ~ Life & Times

  This is an entirely different take on what Neal Morse usually does on his albums. This is sort of an acoustic album. There are no bombastic drums, no flowing keyboards, no wailing guitars. What you do get, are fantastic … Continue reading

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Professor And The Madmen ~ Disintegrate Me

  Bringing together 4 members of different bands (The Adolescents, D.I., Mind Over Four, The Damned, Eddie & The Hot Rods, UFO, & The Mutants) you would expect a great punk album. While the first track makes you believe that, … Continue reading

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Jules Shear ~ One More Crooked Dance

  You may or may not know Jules Shear, but you do know of him. He was the Jules of Jules & The Polar Bears, he’s also written songs for Tommy Conwell & The Young Rumblers (If We Never Meet … Continue reading

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