Record Reviews


Tav Falco Rides the Snake to Nashville

The album stays true to his original vision, but also reveals his evolution.

Turnstyles: Wonder Twin Powers, Activate!

Duo of Jack O Sidekicks Packs a Punch

Taj Mahal Takes a Swing at Swing with ‘Savoy’

A paean to Harlem’s Savoy Ballroom, the album reframes swing with a blues man's delivery.

Stax Songwriters Shine in New Set of Rare Demos

The seven-CD collection is a glorious behind-the-scenes treasure.

Wattstax Lives On in New Vinyl, CD Collections

New releases are extravagant records of an extraordinary time.

Shirley Scott feat. George Coleman: A Record Store Day...

This new release on Jazz Detective and Reel to Real Records is a gem.

Salo Pallini’s Galactic Musical Blender

Gonzo group champions Progressive Latin Space Country