Review: Al Jarreau Delivers Solid Tribute on ‘My Old Friend’


Al Jarreau • My Old Friend: Celebrating George Duke • Concord • US Release Date: August 5, 2014 On My Old Friend: Celebrating George Duke, legendary jazz musician Al Jarreau delivers a tribute album to late, great musician George Duke, who died in 2013. Most of the songs on the album were written or co-written…

Review: Tank’s Sixth LP Stronger Has Both Its Moments and Flaws


View this post on Instagram R&B Should be this classy! I'll continue to fight for quality and respect! If you agree you shouldn't just like the picture, you should support the movement! R&B dies if you don't buy! I'm doing beyond my best to do above and beyond my part! What are you gonna do?…

Review: Amp Live’s ‘Headphone Concerto’ is Sweet Music to the Ears


Amp Live • Headphone Concerto • Plug Research • US Release Date: August 5, 2014 The best way to describe Headphone Concerto: ambitious. On Headphone Concerto, hip-hop producer Amp Live truly flexes his creativity and musicianship to the upmost. Mixing cues from numerous genres including classical and jazz, Headphone Concerto is genuinely something special to…