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Mixed Reviews – Heaney, Mendoza and Sturges

Fortunes – Mark Heaney This new release from UK drummer Mark Heaney is what I would call a real work of art. I know technically music is one of the arts and most of us consider what we create to be of an artistic value, but occasionally something like this comes along and you can

By | 2017-11-30T14:50:59+00:00 December 1st, 2017|Categories: Reviews|Comments Off on Mixed Reviews – Heaney, Mendoza and Sturges

Mixed Reviews – Cymbomute, Garibaldi, Nickel

Cymbomute Pro 360° If you haven’t seen or heard of Cymbomutes, they are essentially an elastic material, designed to fit snugly over the edge of a cymbal and as such, bring its volume right down for quiet practise. I can confirm that on that front, they have always been pretty great and do exactly as

By | 2017-11-15T09:29:13+00:00 November 15th, 2017|Categories: Reviews|Comments Off on Mixed Reviews – Cymbomute, Garibaldi, Nickel

Mixed Media Reviews – Narada Michael Walden, Andy Ziker and Blake Paulson

Evolution - Narada Michael Walden (CD) If you’re not familiar with Narada then you should be! He’s played some very high profile gigs in the past including replacing Billy Cobham with Mahavishnu Orchestra. Now he writes and produces a lot of his own music and this is one such album. I’ve been listening to this

By | 2017-08-11T18:16:55+00:00 May 31st, 2017|Categories: Reviews|Comments Off on Mixed Media Reviews – Narada Michael Walden, Andy Ziker and Blake Paulson
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