Amina Shareef Ali-In The Dark (Awake Of Course)

So this album came out two weeks ago, but I’ve had it for a while. And when I say a while I don’t mean like a week before release, I mean I’ve had this album since JANUARY! I listened to it when I first got it and liked it, but wasn’t really feeling up to writing anything at the time. And then today I was … Continue reading Amina Shareef Ali-In The Dark (Awake Of Course)

Song Premiere: Adem Dalipi-Through Another’s Eyes

Much like myself, Adem Dalipi fell in love with the blues as a young man. The difference is he can shred a guitar and I couldn’t play “Polly Wolly Doodle” if my life depended on it. He’s already found a little success, making it through the early auditions on American Idol to perform for the judges, getting some radio play, as well as festival appearances. … Continue reading Song Premiere: Adem Dalipi-Through Another’s Eyes

Tangerine-The Coldest Winter

I’ve been a fan of Tangerine since I heard their single “Nothing Better” in 2014. They haven’t been as prolific as some over the last seven years, but they’re about to release their debut full-length, and I am very excited to hear what they have in store for us. We got our first notion of what the album might sound like last week, when the … Continue reading Tangerine-The Coldest Winter

Dan McLane-The Birth Of Mister Dirty

I wasn’t lucky enough to meet Dan McLane before he tragically passed five years ago. I remember my timeline being flooded with messages about him being a really great friend and all-around good person. Through these messages, and all the ones that have followed over the years, I do feel like I got to know him a little bit. Or at least the idea of … Continue reading Dan McLane-The Birth Of Mister Dirty