Posted in December, 2017

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Happy New Year, Happy Songs


Happy New Year! Wishing you health, wealth (why not?), peace and…yes, happiness to you and yours for 2018.   And with that, a happy return of our 20 List: 20 Happy … Read more

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Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn

Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn have released the follow-up album to their debut, Echo in the Valley. This time around, the mission was to take their double banjo combination of … Read more

Animal Years living

The three-man Animal Years band originated in Baltimore, but made headway in New York through dint of old-fashioned hard work and talent. The band tours relentlessly. Animal Years’ singer-songwriter-guitarist Mike … Read more

The Doors

Nine months after their first blockbuster release, the eponymous The Doors, Jim Morrison, John Densmore, Robby Krieger and Ray Manzarek released a second record that once again rocked the prevailing foundations of … Read more

Tokyo Rosenthal

The minstrel life must agree with Tokyo Rosenthal, because he just keeps getting better. Like the minstrel’s roving lifestyle, Rosenthal’s music ranges a bit over the map here, too, though … Read more