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Why You Need To Hear Monty Alexander’s Love You Madly

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On the last Record Store Day event of 2020, several fascinating archival jazz releases were issued which I previewed (click here to read...

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High Resolution Streaming McCartney III on Qobuz and Tidal

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Initially I wasn’t entirely sure about how to approach reviewing Sir Paul McCartney’s new album. But I realized recently that I had...

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Best of 2020: All You Need Is Love and Music!

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It feels like we’re in a sort of home stretch getting through this year. 2020 has been such a strange and unsettling time.  Besides...

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Orange Sunset: Funky Soul Jazz Essentials From The Jazz Dispensary

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One of the more fun Record Store Day releases this year is an album called Orange Sunset issued by Craft Recordings’ wonderful Jazz...

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Jackie McLean’s “It’s Time!” On Blue Note Tone Poet Vinyl vs. Original

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This kind of review is hard, pitting a vintage recording from 50 years ago against a new reissue.  There are so many reasons why the...

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Is There A Split Brewing in High Performance Audio?

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When I look over the landscape of our beloved hobby these days, I get the pervasive feeling there is a schism brewing between the historic...

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Bill Evans Live at Ronnie Scott’s

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One of the big surprises from the third Record Store Day celebration this year came from the good folks at Resonance Records: a previously...

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Elton John’s Jewel Box Part I : The B-Sides

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In the universe of record collecting, there has long been a need for a well thought through and curated collection which presents a good...

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Esoteric Recordings Makes Good On Chris Squire Surround Mix In New Blu-ray

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Esoteric Recordings Delivers On Chris Squire Surround Mix Blu-ray

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New Music

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Ashley Lockheed & Chris Rottmayer – “So In Love” Timucua Arts Foundation Vocalist, bandleader and recording artist Ashley...

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Did I Need To Buy Elvis Costello & Burt Bacharach’s Painted From Memory on Mobile Fidelity Vinyl and SACD?

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My social media feeds were abuzz with the news that Mobile Fidelity had repressed its edition of Elvis Costello and Burt Bacharach’s...

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Oh By Jingo… Do You Need Bowie’s Metrobolist On Vinyl vs Streaming Hi Res On Qobuz & Tidal?

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My DJ friend Dave mentioned to me the other day in an online conversation that he thought David Bowie’s 1970 album The Man Who Sold...

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Zappa Documentary & Soundtracks Shine New Light On Legendary American Composer, Guitarist, Innovator

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There is a fine and important new documentary just out about Frank Zappa which everyone who is interested in music should watch, even if...

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Record Store Day Black Friday Preview: Rare Jazz Vinyl Joys

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It is no secret that distribution and shipping of new albums is a bit wonky these days due to Covid 19’s impact on pretty much...

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