MUSIC REVIEWS

Thomas Howell Releases “Whiskey Demon” (SINGLE)

Thomas Howell has made a rare transition. The veteran actor, arguably most famous for his role in 1983’s The Outsiders, turns his hand to music with his single “Whiskey Demon”. Many actors are famous for moonlighting as would-be rock stars or singers, but few are memorable. The skillset of an actor …

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Christen Cooper “Good In The Bad Days”

Rising country star Christen Cooper has never been one to stay in one place too long as far as her sound as a musician is concerned. Starting her musical career at the age of ten and presently having crafted over four hundred tracks while working with Nashville producers, the very …

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Rob Alexander “Merry Christmas in Heaven” (SINGLE)

Rob Alexander has already established himself as a go-to medical mind and all-around knowledgeable pillar in the south Florida indie pop/rock community and in his new single “Merry Christmas in Heaven,” he adds the title of intriguing holiday composer to a growing list of talents few can compete with. Although …

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Dino Jag “Shake a Leg Like Elvis” (SINGLE)

2022 produced some really interesting, guitar-powered adult contemporary pop/rock, and if you were following the underground close to the conclusion of the year, there’s a good chance you heard a little of Dino Jag’s work as it continued to get attention underground. In “Shake a Leg Like Elvis,” Dino Jag …

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Rachel Collis “Mayfly” (LP)

Rachel Collis has been garnering a lot of well-deserved attention left of the dial in the last five years, and in her latest collection of studio tracks, titled Mayfly, she proves to be the skilled storyteller and songstress that many of us have been searching for in the latter half of …

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David Arn “Watershed” (LP)

Sometimes, a simple slew of guitar strings summarizes the tone of an entire composition long before lyrics ever enter the picture, and though it can certainly be said that there’s more to Watershed’s title track than its guitar part, this doesn’t make its intro any less spellbinding. In this first of …

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Staytus “Disease of the Mind” (LP)

After decades in the dark, grunge has been flexing some serious influence over contemporary rock and hip-hop in the last couple of years, and this influence is definitely heard in the new album Disease of the Mind by Staytus. URL: https://staytusmusic.com/ BANDCAMP: https://staytus.bandcamp.com/album/disease-of-the-mind Staytus doesn’t reflect any sense of confidence …

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