Links to reviews of the music of 1955. Continue reading The Music of 1955
Taking an in-depth look at Sofia Coppola’s 2003 masterpiece, namely Murray, the music and the meaning of it all.
Grade: A+ Continue reading 3 Questions About “Lost in Translation”
The Top 10 Albums of 1954, as chosen by yours truly. Continue reading Top 10 Albums of 1954
Reviews of two 1954 albums by Chet Baker and June Christy. Continue reading Vocal Jazz in 1954
The debut LP from Clifford Brown (trumpeter) and Max Roach (drummer) is a jazz landmark.
Grade: A+ Continue reading Clifford Brown & Max Roach (1954)
A French album I enjoy? Rare.
Grade: A Continue reading Grand Jacques – Jacques Briel
Brief reviews of 2 seminal Frank Sinatra LPs from 1954. Continue reading Frank Sinatra in 1954
Miles Davis’ first all-time masterpiece.
Grade: A+ Continue reading Birth of the Cool – Miles Davis
A quick rundown of the classical music of 1954. Continue reading Classical Check-Up – 1954
A look at two albums from two all-time jazz greats. Continue reading Monk and Powell: Jazz Pianists in 1954
“Marriage of Figaro” continues Mad Men’s dry run to start the series.
8.4/10 Continue reading Mad Men S1E3: “Marriage of Figaro”
Mad Men’s second episode leaves much to be desired, lacking the immediacy of the pilot.
8.4/10 Continue reading Mad Men S1E2: “Ladies Room”