Category Archives: Music Reviews

January 16

TIRED OF TALKIN’ latest album from award winning bluesman STEVE STRONGMAN gets a re-issue!

TIRED OF TALKIN’ latest album from award winning bluesman STEVE STRONGMAN gets a re-issue today on Stony Plain Records Hamilton, Ontario.  Award winning bluesman Steve Strongman has joined forces with Linus Entertainment in a multi-faceted deal that sees the Hamilton-based company globally representing his music publishing catalog and the distribution of his sound recording catalog, as well […]

January 15

Internationally Acclaimed Guitarist, Composer & Producer Jesse Cook Releases Stunning Version of “Say Something”

Internationally Acclaimed Guitarist, Composer & Producer Jesse Cook Releases Stunning Version of “Say Something” — Available Now! The Multi-Platinum/Gold & Award-Winning Artist Offers New Take on A Great Big World’s 2013 Hit Watch “Say Something” via YouTube Here Multi-platinum/gold selling and award-winning artist Jesse Cook wants to “Say Something” this year with the release of […]

January 14

Award-Winning Country Outlaws THE DIVORCEES Mark 16 Years with Release of New Album, “Drop of Blood “

Moncton, NB’s Award-Winning Country Outlaws THE DIVORCEES Mark 16 Years with Release of New Album, Drop of Blood  Available Now, LP Includes New Single “Dying Breed” & Behind-The-Scenes Documentary Watch “Dying Breed” via YouTube Here Multi-award winning Canadian blue-collar country outlaws The Divorcees are taking a moment to reflect with the announcement of their new album, Drop […]

January 12

ALEXANDRA BECK Offers Smooth Pop-Soul Double-Single Debut in “Blemished”

Saskatoon, SK’s ALEXANDRA BECK Offers Smooth Pop-Soul Double-Single Debut in Blemished Produced by Multi-Award Winning, Multi-Platinum Hitmaker Roy “Royalty” Hamilton II. Canadian pop/soul singer/songwriter Alexandra Beck is clearing the way for matters of the heart with the release of her official debut double-single, “Blemished” and “Blew It” — available now.  “This collection portrays the two extremes […]

January 07

Alexandria, ON’s Contemporary Jazz-Pop Artist KATIE DITSCHUN Releases Ethereal New Single, “The Moon”

Alexandria, ON’s Contemporary Jazz-Pop Artist KATIE DITSCHUN Releases Ethereal New Single, “The Moon” Stunning Song & Video the Latest from Debut LP, Spare Skirt Watch “The Moon” (Official) via YouTube Here Artfully ominous and delicately foreboding, Alexandria, ON’s contemporary jazz-pop artist Katie Ditschun steps surely into winter’s evening glow with the release of “The Moon” — […]

December 29

JESSE COOK – Multi-Award Winning Internationally Acclaimed Guitarist, Composer & Producer –“Tempest” 25 Years Later With a New Version

JESSE COOK – Multi-Award Winning Internationally Acclaimed Guitarist, Composer & Producer –“Tempest” 25 Years Later With a New Version Watch “Tempest 25” via YouTube Here Award-winning, multi-platinum and gold selling, and Internationally acclaimed guitarist, composer and producer Jesse Cook knows a thing or two about unexpected turns in the road.  In fact, his whole storied […]

December 28

Harmonium symphonique – Histoires sans paroles has just been certified gold record!

Released on December 3, the instrumental album Harmonium symphonique – Histoires sans paroles has just been certified gold record by Music Canada, a recognition that underscores the 40,000 copies sold. This result is all the more remarkable since the album is offered on a single platform, the Oziko store. Histoires sans paroles, the first symphonic […]

December 27

NEW HOLIDAY SINGLE, “LET’S GET COZY” BY CAT BERNARDI

December 26

Based in Winnipeg, The Guess Who’s Leonard Shaw with Sandy Chochinov Release Self-Titled Album as Displaced Pieces

Based in Winnipeg, The Guess Who’s Leonard Shaw with Sandy Chochinov Release Self-Titled Album as Displaced Pieces Watch “Be Strong” via YouTube Here “Be Strong” is the newest single by Displaced Pieces — Leonard Shaw and Sandy Chochinov — from their album, Displaced Pieces. Available now on streaming services Spotify, Amazon Music, and available as a […]

December 25

4X JUNO Award-Winner Billy Newton-Davis Releases “Have We Met?” A Live-Off-The-Floor Jazz EP

4X JUNO Award-Winner Billy Newton-Davis Releases “Have We Met?” A Live-Off-The-Floor Jazz EP  Available now “The sweetness of great artistry is that it holds you in its moment. Billy Newton-Davis is simply that artist. Honesty is deep in every note!”  – John Devenish JAZZFM.91 Billy Newton-Davis’ five song EP “Have We Met?”, is a jazzy, […]

December 24

THE JAYMZ BEE NEW YEARS EVE SPECIAL ON JAZZ.FM91 THURSDAY, DECEMBER 31 * 9PM-1AM-online www.jazz.fm

THE JAYMZ BEE NEW YEARS EVE SPECIAL ON JAZZ.FM91THURSDAY, DECEMBER 31 * 9PM-1AM You can listen on the radio (91.1FM in Southern Ontario & Western New York)Or online www.jazz.fmPlaylist will be online during the show: https://jazz.fm/category/playlists/ This evening  heralding in 2021 will surely be filled with hope and music and we bid a thankful au revoir to 2020 and don’t let the door hit you on […]

December 23

Charlie Musselwhite, Alvin Youngblood Hart, Jimbo Mathus, the Late Jim Dickinson, Luther Dickinson and Cody Dickinson Are the New Moon Jelly Roll Freedom Rockers from Roots Supergroup on Stony Plain Records

Charlie Musselwhite, Alvin Youngblood Hart, Jimbo Mathus, the Late Jim Dickinson, Luther Dickinson and Cody Dickinson Are the New Moon Jelly Roll Freedom Rockers from Roots Supergroup on Stony Plain Records The New Moon Jelly Roll Freedom Rockers originated back in November 2007, when musician brothers Luther and Cody Dickinson sat down for a guitar jam with […]

December 21

Black Crowes Drummer & Co-Founder Steve Gorman-NEW Memoir, Hard to Handle: The Life and Death of the Black Crowes

Black Crowes Drummer & Co-Founder Steve Gorman-NEW Memoir, Hard to Handle: The Life and Death of the Black Crowes For over two decades, the Black Crowes topped the charts and reigned supreme over the radio waves, even as hair bands, grunge, and hip-hop threatened to dethrone them. With hits like “Hard to Handle,” “She Talks […]

December 20

It’s Self Quarantine, Rock ’n Roll-style with Eric Schenkman’s “Locked In The House All Day”Spin Doctors Alum Releases New Video for Meta Single off Solo Album,&Who Shot John?

It’s Self Quarantine, Rock ’n Roll-style with Eric Schenkman’s “Locked In The House All Day” Spin Doctors Alum Releases New Video for Meta Single off Solo Album, Who Shot John? Watch “Locked In The House All Day” via YouTube Here When Spin Doctors mega music man Eric Schenkman penned his newest single “Locked In The House […]

December 15

Moncton’s Blues Rockers SHORT FOR ARTHUR Are “Hanging Paintings” In The Bigger Picture For New Single

Moncton, NB’s psychedelic blues rockers Short For Arthur are out there “Hanging Paintings” when it comes to their new single — available now. But, of course, it’s not that simple — which is exactly the song’s point of view. “This track is about how there’s more to life than meets the eye,” frontman Jordan Best […]