Monthly Archives October 2018

SOJA’S BEEN MAKING MUSIC FOR 20 YEARS

SOJA’S BEEN MAKING MUSIC FOR 20 YEARS

“Poetry in Motion” is SOJA’s 8th and latest studio release. The band’s last CD was their first live album, which got critical acclaim, and was Grammy nominated. This marked the 2nd nomination for the group. Their first was for the CD “Amid the Noise and Haste.”

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THE BEST MUSIC DOCUMENTARIES OF 2018!

THE BEST MUSIC DOCUMENTARIES OF 2018!

It’s quite a diverse bunch, but they’re all worth a watch. “Jeff Lynne’s ELO: Wembley or Bust,” “Joan Jett: Bad Reputation,” and “Elvis Presley: The Searcher” are three musical documentaries that capture the essence of the artists featured in each of them.

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THE RE-IMAGININGS OF ANGELIQUE AND EVANESCENCE

THE RE-IMAGININGS OF ANGELIQUE AND EVANESCENCE

How fitting of Angelique Kidjo, to do a re-imagining of the classic Talking Heads smash album, “Remain In Light.” I actually got to meet Talking Heads founder David Byrne, during my years at the New York Public Library, when he did a lecture there discussing ‘Music and Copyright in the Digital Era.’

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The FUNK of CHESS Records by Elise LeGrow

The FUNK of CHESS Records by Elise LeGrow

The Grammy Award wining team that gave us Joss Stone’s “Soul Sessions,” has stepped back into the fray, with Elise LeGrow. Her debut album “Playing CHESS,” produced by Steve Greenberg, Mike Mangini and Betty Wright, features 12 hits from the vintage label.

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KRAVITZ: LINEAGE, LEGEND & LEGACY

KRAVITZ: LINEAGE, LEGEND & LEGACY

Four-Time Grammy Award Winner, Lenny Kravitz’s New Album “Raise Vibration,” is in stores and available online now. Steeped in Rock-n-Soul, from his humble beginnings, Lenny’s music has always been an alternative. He’s an ARTIST! Staying true to himself has enabled him to sustain the past 29 years. Next year marks 30, since Kravitz’s first release, through Virgin records.

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