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…”
A review of Jerry Lee Lewis’ scorching debut LP.
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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
Album review of Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers with Thelonious Monk.
Grade: A Continue reading Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers with Thelonious Monk
Album review of Thelonious in Action, a 1958 live LP by Thelonious Monk.
Grade: A- Continue reading Thelonious in Action | Album Review
Album review of Misterioso by Thelonious Monk. Originally released in 1958.
Grade: A Continue reading Misterioso | Thelonious Monk Album Review
Chuck Berry delivers 12 solid tunes.
Grade: A- Continue reading One Dozen Berrys | Chuck Berry Album Review
Avant-garde by accident.
Grade: B Continue reading At the Pershing: But Not for Me | Ahmad Jamal