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.

31 Days Of Horror 2015: The True Story Of The Haunted Set List

Music, experience and memory. This is how I remember the haunting: In the early nineteen nineties, I signed up to be a disc jockey for Radio Erindale of the University … Continue reading 31 Days Of Horror 2015: The True Story Of The Haunted Set List

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

The Top 5 Albums of 2013 As Chosen By JP Fallavollita

There was certainly no dearth of great music to listen to in 2013. Albums from both new bands and old mainstays shone a light on music-lovers moods, attitudes and deep-seated … Continue reading The Top 5 Albums of 2013 As Chosen By JP Fallavollita

A Perfect Live Set: Deep Purple’s Perfect Strangers Live DVD Review

One of the band’s I’ve grown increasingly fond of over the past few years is Deep Purple. Working in rock radio for the first part of my career, I was … Continue reading A Perfect Live Set: Deep Purple’s Perfect Strangers Live DVD Review

Summer Listening With Fitz and the Tantrums’ More Than Just A Dream

Last year, my album of the summer belong to The Beach Boys’ and their reunion album, That’s Why God Made The Radio. It was this great mix of upbeat surfin’ … Continue reading Summer Listening With Fitz and the Tantrums’ More Than Just A Dream

Pink and Richie Sambora? In The Same Article?

There have been a ton of solid new releases over the past few weeks.  Green Day, Grizzly Bear, Band Of Horses, The Killers and Mumford & Sons all have new … Continue reading Pink and Richie Sambora? In The Same Article?

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Win Tickets to Queen’s Hungarian Rhapsody – Live in Budapest

Queen is an act that transcends time and bridges the gap between mine and my parents’ generation… and if there is one artist I regret never getting to see, it’s … Continue reading Win Tickets to Queen’s Hungarian Rhapsody – Live in Budapest

Stone Temple Pilots…Alive and Well On New Concert DVD/Blu-Ray

Stone Temple Pilots are set to release their first-ever live concert DVD/Blu-Ray this week featuring a blend of the bands’ greatest hits with new material from their 2010 self-titled album. … Continue reading Stone Temple Pilots…Alive and Well On New Concert DVD/Blu-Ray

Now Hear This: Metallica’s Orion Music + More Festival

A couple of days ago one my old friends from high school posted on Facebook about buying tickets to Metallica’s two-night Orion Music + More Festival in Atlantic City. I … Continue reading Now Hear This: Metallica’s Orion Music + More Festival