Boney James Solid Concord Records Sometimes I like to dip a toe in the waters of “Smooth Jazz – and by waters of smooth jazz I am of course referring to a bubble bath. And if anyone’s going to provide the musical equivalent of Epsom salts, blowing his sax with a mix or rose and […]
Santana In Search of Mona Lisa (ep) Concord Records Ahead of a new Rick Rubin-produced full-lengther, the Woodstock 50 celebrations and various other 50th Anniversary gigs it’s going to be a big year for Carlos and his new version of the band Santana and it start with this EP; clues for the sound of the new album, crumbs… And as with Santana IV and […]
Taj Mahal/Keb’ Mo’ TajMo Concord Records Taj might take top billing – but make no mistake (seriously – don’t make the mistake!) this is a Keb Mo’ album with one or two moments where Taj Mahal’s gravelly voice adds something slightly less manicured.