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Rupert Wates

Dear Life is another of those seriously sincere "arty" albums that respond to the times we live in, perhaps trying to make sense of...

Fontaine Brown

Tales from the Fence Line (Manatee Records) By Tom Geddie Listening to Fontaine Brown's Tales from the Fence Line is almost like plugging in an old...

Rupert Wates

Dear Life (Bite Music Ltd.) By Tom Geddie Dear Life is another of those seriously sincere "arty" albums that respond to the times we live in,...

Raul Malo

Raul Malo, mostly known as lead singer of the Grammy-winning country band The Mavericks, has a pleading, dramatic vibrato that sounds somewhat like Roy...

The Fireman

It's taken 46 years for Paul McCartney to finally enter a blue(s) period. His new side project, The Fireman, starring über-producer and ex-Killing Joke...

Raul Malo

Lucky One (Concord Music Group) By Tom Geddie Raul Malo, mostly known as lead singer of the Grammy-winning country band The Mavericks, has a pleading, dramatic...

The Fireman

Electric Arguments (Capitol/EMI Records) By Justin Press It's taken 46 years for Paul McCartney to finally enter a blue(s) period. His new side project, The...

Pat Green

The 2003 release of Wave on Wave marked a turning point and dividing line in Pat Green's career. Some of his early fans considered...

Pat Green

The 2003 release of Wave on Wave marked a turning point and dividing line in Pat Green's career. Some of his early fans considered...

Gunslingers

When this debut disc by a trio from the unlikely birthplace of San Pedro, France, arrived in a blaze of hype from muso-rockcrit-historian Julian...