David Bowie

Is This Electric Ego Pretentious?

“If [I had] some good advice” it would be to check out the latest release, ‘Pretentious‘ from Electric Ego. Now, to be fair here, I say latest release but I’m by...


Jason Vitelli – Head Above Tide

  I have to be totally honest here. When I first heard the wonderful piano intro of Jason Vitelli’s latest album ‘Head Above Tide‘ I did sincerely not expect a...


New Row – Waging War

  Not all that long ago, I did a cover on New Row’s single ‘The Day The Never Ends‘ off their forthcoming album ‘Waging War‘. The track was awesome and...


Greg and the Granules – Answer to Influence

Greg Maechling, from the So Cal psych/surf-rock scene has come out with one hell of a change in pace with his new EP Answer to Influence, under the guise of Greg and...


Von Konow – Lieder

What do you get when you take David Bowie, Iggy Pop, Depeche Mode, Falco, Ultravox, Tears for Fears, and Devo, throw them into a heap, mash them all together, and...


Galen James – Big Blue Mixtape

Galen James…wow. James, a multi-genre dynamo, has released his ‘Big Blue Mixtape’, full of hits from his incredible music career, recorded by one Doug Messenger, guitarist for Van Morrison (which...


Glenn Meling – Minnesota

I have to admit, right from the start, I did not expect the spacey, alt, funk pop-rock I got from Glenn Meling’s third and latest album ‘Minnesota’. Having been previously...


Embracing “No Pop” and meaningful music

As a music reviewer and pop culture expert, a phrase I hear often from people around my age is “There isn’t any good music anymore”. To which my usual reply...