Gregg Allman: Low Country Blues

The blues are forever. Either you feel ‘em or you don’t. A raging river with so many tributaries, the blues creeps into other musics like a crawlin’ king snake. At this point in his long and celebrated rock...

Jonny Burke: Distance And Fortune

Austin singer/songwriter Jonny Burke’s debut is an impressive affair as he goes from Stones-like rock ’n’ roll in the first two tracks to surefire country twang (accent on believability and tradition, with ...

The Bridge: National Bohemian

For their third album, this eclectic and soulful rockin’ Baltimore sextet has brought in Steve Berlin to produce these 11 originals and it’s made a big difference. For just as Berlin’s band, Los Lobos, stre...

The Bee Gees: Mythology

This 4-CD boxed set celebrates the 50th anniversary of Australia’s first family of pop. Each of the brothers Gibb gets his own disc. Barry picked 21 of his “personal favorites” (as did Robin). Widow Yvonne ...