Elvis Costello

Elvis culminates several musical styles on his latest studio release "The DeliveryMan." "Button My Lip" launches this over-all high octane disc. Costello then switches the mood of the CD instantly with some calmer songs such as "Country Darkness" and "Either Side". Elvis's brilliant approach of combining a wide range of Continue Reading

Metallica

This soundtrack CD is energizing and thrilling. The movie documented their struggle during the making of their last album "St. Anger" when the guys were on the verge of splitting up. James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammett and Rob Trujillo eventually recovered through group therapy sessions and finally released this Continue Reading

Various Artists

The soundtrack to the animated feature film "Shark Tale" features some of today's hottest musical artists. The first release "Car Wash" is an upbeat track featuring Christina Aguilera and Missy Elliott. Ziggy Marley and Sean Paul team up for "Three Little Birds." The teenaged newcomer Jojo sings her heart out Continue Reading

The Thrills / EMI

For those of you who haven't already heard of The Thrills, they are a quintet that hails from Dublin. Conor Deasy, Daniel Ryan, Kevin Horan, Padraic McMahon and Ben Carrignan have put together 10 tracks on their sophomore album, which is entitled "Let's Bottle Up Bohemia." A bizarre cover photo Continue Reading

Widespread Panic

Widespread Panic features John Bell (vocals, guitars), John Herman (keyboards, vocals), George McConnell (guitars), Dave Schools-basses (vocals) and Todd Nance on drums. This group of talented musicians have put together twelve tracks of enjoyable tunes with an emphasis on free spirited jams. In fact they also use quite a few Continue Reading