Watching Walter White use a bike lock to choke Krazy 8 to death got me thinking: what are the greatest movie garrote scenes of all time? Continue reading The Top 5 Greatest Garrote Scenes of All Time
Walt has already killed in self-defense, but can he kill in cold-blood? 8.8/10 Continue reading Breaking Bad S1E3: “…and the Bag’s in the River”
An instrumental jazz collab between Ray Charles and Milt Jackson. Continue reading Soul Brothers
Ray Charles is always worth listening to.
Grade: B+ Continue reading Yes Indeed!! | Ray Charles Album Review
Ray Charles’ first live album features a very close-to-the-mic performance.
Grade: B+ Continue reading Ray Charles at Newport | Album Review
One sentence about Tito Puente’s 1958 mambo best-seller.
Grade: B+ Continue reading Dance Mania | Tito Puente | Album Review
Breaking Bad’s second episode builds upon the action-packed premiere by taking a quieter approach. 9/10 Continue reading Breaking Bad S1E2: “Cat’s in the Bag…”
One of the best pilot episodes of all time. 9.3/10 Continue reading Breaking Bad S1E1: “Pilot”
The hardest hard bop ever recorded.
Grade: A Continue reading A Night at the Village Vanguard | Sonny Rollins
A review of Jerry Lee Lewis’ scorching debut LP.
Grade: A- Continue reading Jerry Lee Lewis | Album Review
One sentence about Sonny Clark’s seminal 1958 LP.
Grade: A- Continue reading Cool Struttin’ | Sonny Clark Album Review
“Come Fly With Me” isn’t one of Frank Sinatra’s masterpieces, but it still gets the job done.
Grade: B+ Continue reading Come Fly With Me | Frank Sinatra Album Review