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DVD Review: 'Gospel According to Al Green' by Robert Mugge

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 05:00:00 UT

For insight you'll get nowhere else into one of the most interesting artists of his era, pick up this re-release of Mugge's 1984 profile of the born-again singer.

Music Review: Gabe Evens - 'The Wrong Waltz'

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 05:00:00 UT

Evens' work combines structured patterns with his skill to invent notations, making his talent most appreciated in scholarly circles.

Music Review: Kenji Bunch - 'The Snow Queen' Ballet Score from Orchestra Next

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 05:00:00 UT

This suite is full of heart and likely to move yours, and while it might make you wish you could see the ballet, it won't leave you frozen.

Music Review: Simon Sammut - 'Crossing'

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 05:00:00 UT

These are instrumentals, ambient and ethereal, designed for the individual to savor and assess their meaning.

Music Review: Jason Ricci and The Bad Kind - 'Approved by Snakes'

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 05:00:00 UT

Whether you like it or whether you don't, this album will move you. Like the label says, it is "Explicit" in every sense of the word.

Music Review: Daniel Dickinson - 'A Gathering Foretold'

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 05:00:00 UT

Daniel Dickinson is a newcomer to the music scene, though he plays with the instincts of a seasoned performer and the nimbleness of an astute artist who knows his craft inside and out.

Music Review: RAC - 'EGO'

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 05:00:00 UT

Front to back, 'EGO' by RAC destroys the sophomore slump curse and proves to anyone listening (and you should be listening), he is only getting started. Buy a ticket to this ride soon before there's no more room on the train.

From Wall Street to Music Celebrity: Dom Marcell

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 05:00:00 UT

He recently released two singles: 'D.T.K.' and 'That's Whats Up.' His music combines pop, hip-hop and R&B influences.

Music Review: Barry Guy, Maya Homburger, and Zlatko Kaucic - 'Without Borders'

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 05:00:00 UT

This is collective improvisation at its finest, where each musician is free to express thoughts without encumbrance or restriction.

Music Review: Stew Cutler & Friends - 'Every Sunday Night'

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 05:00:00 UT

NYC soul man Bobby Harden joins the guitarist and his band for good vibes, good times, and musicianship that's fluid and sharp, expert and humane.

Movie Review: 'American Valhalla' - Iggy Pop & Joshua Homme

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 05:00:00 UT

If 'American Valhalla is to be Iggy Pop's last hurrah than he has picked fitting people to go a Viking with before he rides off to his Valhalla.

Music Review: Pharrell Williams and Various Artists - 'Despicable Me 3: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack'

Sat, 8 Jul 2017 05:00:00 UT

Pharrell Williams delivers again with several catchy tunes on the third soundtrack for the 'Despicable Me' animated comedy/adventure film series, while Heitor Pereira contributes again to the score.

Music Review: The Chaz Lipp Groove Tripp - 'Good Merlin'

Thu, 29 Jun 2017 05:00:00 UT

The debut effort from Lipp and Malakar achieves what masters of the jazz craft have pursued throughout their lifetime: music that moves people emotionally.

Concert Review: The Music Scene in Northern Virginia - The 2017 Summer Concert Series and Celebrate Fairfax!

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 05:00:00 UT

Rock bands like Fastball, Vertical Horizon, and The Legwarmers provided a strong start to summer in Northern Virginia.

Music Reviews: Crystal Bowersox - 'Alive' and Emily West - 'Symphonies'

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 05:00:00 UT

Two true artists who've gone their own way after TV appearances.