Music Reviews archive
Read Roomful Of Teeth: Experimental Singing, Smiles Guaranteed
October 23, 2012 – Hear this exciting group bring a 21st-century spin to a capella singing on their debut album.
Listen The Big Man Behind 'Shake, Rattle And Roll'
Listen Elina Duni: Love, Lust And Albanian Folk Songs
Listen Gary Clark Jr.: A Raucous Blues Shout
Listen K'Naan Brings Down Walls On 'Country, God Or The Girl'
October 16, 2012 – The best-selling, Somali-born rapper remains a versatile and powerful songwriter on his new album.
Read Esa-Pekka Salonen's Excellent Violin Adventure
Listen Budapest Quartet Gets To The Heart Of Beethoven
Listen More Than This: The 'Complete' Roxy Music
Listen Ron Miles Finds Wide-Open Spaces On 'Quiver'
Listen Iris DeMent's Emotionally Complex 'Sing The Delta'
October 10, 2012 – Sing the Delta is the roots-folk singer-songwriter's first album of new songs in 16 years.
Listen Shemekia Copeland Embodies The Blues On '33 1/3'
Listen Iris DeMent's 'Sing The Delta' Full Of Paradoxes
Listen A Ska And Jazz Innovator Bridges Continents And Decades
October 3, 2012 – Guitarist Ernest Ranglin makes music that's built to last, using African and Caribbean influences.
Listen Low Cut Connie: The Self-Deprecating Bar Band
Read Classical Lost And Found: Neglected Symphonies By A Great Dane
October 2, 2012 – The brilliant and rigorously built chamber symphonies by Vagn Holmboe have finally made it to disc.