The Romantic Comedy-Let’s Be Sad Together

  Sometimes bands don’t make it. Even the really good ones have a hard time breaking through and getting heard. So it always warms my musical heart when someone who didn’t make it decides to give it another go. From the ashes of The Great American Novel came the band Lame (based for a short time in LA), now (in NYC) known as The Romantic … Continue reading The Romantic Comedy-Let’s Be Sad Together

The All-About: Winterpop

There’s something thrilling about hearing pop music perfectly performed. The style has been done to death, and in the last twenty years or so, it’s been pretty bad. But when it’s done right, pop music can still be magical, as it is on The All-About’s Winterpop. Zac Coe has somehow managed to pen eleven songs that work together or alone equally well. Lifting any one … Continue reading The All-About: Winterpop

Mama Coco’s Funky Kitchen: Section 1

It’s funny how things come together sometimes in life. When I started this blog I didn’t know what would happen. In my wildest dreams a couple of people would read it and I’d give myself something to do. It’s become much more than that, with bands from Boston and San Francisco submitting their music to me because they think somehow a review by this site … Continue reading Mama Coco’s Funky Kitchen: Section 1