Daughters Delivers the Bads on Their Latest Album, ‘You Won’t Get What You Want’

‘You Won’t Get What You Want,’ the newest album from the Providence band, Daughters, is a challenging yet rewarding trip into the abyss.

Playing to ‘A New Standard’: Exclusive Interview With Jazz Pianist Thompson T. Egbo-Egbo

Among family, friends, and his many acquaintances, Thompson T. Egbo-Egbo is known for his infectiously positive spirit, his playful hijinks, and a smile that absolutely lights up a room.

Top 5 Albums Of 2014 As Chosen By JP Fallavollita

In a year that might well be remembered for one of the worlds largest bands giving their album away for free – much to the chagrin of many music listeners, … Continue reading Top 5 Albums Of 2014 As Chosen By JP Fallavollita

A Rock ‘N’ Roll Crucible: U2–Songs Of Innocence (2014) Reviewed

Not counting last year’s “Ordinary Love” from the Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom film and this year’s “Invisible” for Product Red, it’s been five years since we last heard from … Continue reading A Rock ‘N’ Roll Crucible: U2–Songs Of Innocence (2014) Reviewed

JP’s Top 5 Albums Of 2010

This list of my top albums of2010 has literally been in the making for 365 days. I know that sounds obvious, but I love writing this year-end column and I’ve … Continue reading JP’s Top 5 Albums Of 2010

Three For The Stadium: The Charlatans, Manic Street Preachers, Ryan Adams And Their 2010 Releases – JP Reviews

There are those albums that sort of slip through the cracks, your consciousness, your interest or, sometimes, your wallet. There are those that are released in other demographic jurisdictions earlier … Continue reading Three For The Stadium: The Charlatans, Manic Street Preachers, Ryan Adams And Their 2010 Releases – JP Reviews

A Late Night Listen – JP Reviews The Latest Album From Interpol

Interpol, released September 7, 2010 on Matador records, the eponymously titled fourth record from the New York City based rock band will probably best be remembered as the last album … Continue reading A Late Night Listen – JP Reviews The Latest Album From Interpol

A Timeless Rock ‘n’ Pop Expo – JP Listens to Wolf Parade’s Expo 86

I’ve been waiting for Wolf Parade to reconvene from various side projects and record and release new music since their second album, 2008’s At Mount Zoomer, cemented me as huge … Continue reading A Timeless Rock ‘n’ Pop Expo – JP Listens to Wolf Parade’s Expo 86

Japer Says – Tonight You Tube (Is My Soundtrack)

Whenever I’m working on the computer, I need a soundtrack of some kind – music that aids my creativity, tunes that play at my subconscious, keeping me alert in some … Continue reading Japer Says – Tonight You Tube (Is My Soundtrack)

Thawing Out: Japer looks at the new album from The Verve

The Verve Forth EMI Canada Instead of being the fourth album in their nearly twenty-year career, Forth sounds as if it should have been third. Over a decade since their … Continue reading Thawing Out: Japer looks at the new album from The Verve