REVIEW: Richard Hell and the Voidoids “Destiny Street Complete”

Richard Hell & the Voidoids – Destiny Street Complete – 2 CD For some, this may seem out of place but if assessed closely the punk aesthetic here is rooted more in American music than just an aggressive 3-chord progression of mindless entertaining junk. Kentucky’s Richard Hell (Richard Lester Meyers) is a singer-songwriter/bassist/writer & former […]

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REVIEW: Nickel Creek’s 3 Out of Print Re-Releases are Exquisite and Remarkable

Nickel Creek – 3 Long Out of Print Early Progressive Bluegrass Vinyl – Now Audiophile Quality These 3-vinyl audiophile/high-resolution Nickel Creek releases celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the progressive bluegrass trio’s official debut. The self-titled 2000 release, the Grammy Award winner This Side (2002) both produced by bluegrass master Alison Krauss & Why Should the […]

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REVIEW: Samantha Martin & Delta Sugar “The Reckless One” is One of the Best of 2020

Samantha Martin & Delta Sugar – The Reckless One With a nice muscular vocal by Canadian vocalist Samantha Martin & subdued but punchy horns & soulful Hammond organ the band Delta Sugar is superb. It’s planted in rich retro-sounding soil but infused with generous doses of modern Stax-Soulfinger notes. A pinch of 70s powerhouse horn-driven […]

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