Exploring the Symphonic Progressive Rock of Netherland’s – Minor Giant – On the Road

Minor Giant album

One of the albums that has been in my listening rotation for a while now is the debut album of a symphonic rock/progressive rock band from the Netherlands Minor Giant, and with each listen I like the album more and…

Exploring the Nominees for British Blues Music Awards – Blues Album of the Year!

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On August 14, 2014, the British Blues Awards presentation will be held at the The Great British Blues Festival in Colne. The other day I traveled to the website for the awards and reviewed the nominees for the award for…

Blues with New Orleans Flavor from the Royal Southern Brotherhood – HeartSoulBlood

HeartSoulBlood

One of the albums that has been in my music rotation this week is the new album HeartSoulBlood from the Royal Southern Brotherhood. This is the second release from the Brotherhood following their 2012 self-titled debut album. The Royal Southern…

Exploring the Dynamic Jazz Piano of Hiromi Uehara – Alive!!

Originally posted at Let’s Explore Jazz So while I did really enjoy all of the albums on the Jazz playlist that I created yesterday. There was one album though, that caught my attention very quickly and  that was Alive by…

Exploring Neo Prog from the United States’ Roy Strattman – The Lie of the Beholder!

Lie of the Beholder

This morning I took a moment and gave a quick listen to a few of the albums now on progstreaming, I picked two, found the albums on Spotify, put them on the iPhone and listened today. The two albums were…

Evening Thoughts – Pinetop Perkins to Victor Wainwright and Southern Hospitality!

Southern Hospitality

Today way back in the year of 1913 on this date James William Perkins was born  in Belzoni, Mississippi. Ninety-seven (97) years later now know better by his stage named Pinetop Perkins, he won a Grammy Award for Best Traditional Blues Album…