Album Review: ‘Open Sesame Vol 1: Her Dress’ by Barista

Istanbul-based Rock artist Bahadır Han Eryılmaz a.k.a. BARISTA recently released the first volume of his new monumental album ‘Open Sesame’. The album is Barista’s experiment across different genres including classic rock, heavy prog, mystic alternative, bold world music and dense psychedelic vibrations, ultimately culminating ...Read More

Single Review: “Now” by Aman Jagwani

After successful release of the lead single and title track “This Place”, versatile Electronic Jazz Fusion artist Aman Jagwani is back with “Now”, the second single from his upcoming album ‘This Place’. The song features the work of eminent vocalist Anubha Kaul, popular Indian ...Read More

Single Review: “Alabama Song” by Nancy Wenstrom

Fremont, California-based vocalist-lyricist-guitarist Nancy Wenstrom just released her new single “Alabama Song”. The song, accompanied by a lyric video, is the second single from her forthcoming album, ‘Inside Story’. Along with Nancy, the song features Joel Jaffe at pedal steel guitar and backing vocals, ...Read More

Single Review: “This Place” by Aman Jagwani

“This Place” is the latest single from drummer-composer-producer Aman Jagwani, released earlier this month. With powerful lyrics and soulful vocals from Anubha Kaul, the song is about finding a better place in life, be it a physical place or a mental, emotional, intellectual or ...Read More

Single Review: “Precious Love” by Chris Birkett

Award-winning singer-songwriter-music composer Chris Birkett recently released his single “Precious Love” as an ode to his wife Joan Prowse. The beautiful pop piece captures Birkett’s perspective on humanity as he narrates the power of love and the profound positive impact it can have on ...Read More

Music Video Review: “Mirror” by Nonviolenze

Houston, Texas-based singer-songwriter Shri Baratan a.k.a. Nonviolenze recently released a stellar music video for the song “Mirror” from his ambitious debut album ‘Ghosts of War’. The song cautions us against detrimental qualities like anger, hatred, jealousy, lust and greed, and asks us to do ...Read More

Album Review: ‘Thoughts & Prayers’ by Idiot Grins

After successful release of ‘Quarry’ in 2010, ‘Big Man’ in 2015 and ‘State of Health’ in 2017, Idiot Grins are back with their fourth full-length album ‘Thoughts & Prayers’. This extremely talented rock and soul quintet from Oakland, California includes guitarist Randy Strauss, vocalist ...Read More

Album Review: ‘Better Angels’ by Eric H. F. Law

After releasing his debut album Cycle of Blessings in 2015 and second album Up-Side-Down-Town in 2019, author-singer-songwriter H.F. Law is back with his new album Better Angels, which in his own words, is a “spiritual soundtrack for a fear-filled uncertain world”. Inspired by the ...Read More

Album Review: ‘The Code’ by Sundogs

After super successful release of Go It Alone in 2018 and Legends in Their Own Minds in 2019, Sundogs are back with their third full-length album The Code. This Seattle-based band led by Stan Snow and Jed Moffitt is known for their classic rock ...Read More