All posts by Benjamin Ricci

  • Record Review: Kurt Rosenwinkel

    Kurt Rosenwinkel Our Secret World Philadelphia, PA “Mind blowing jazz guitar” Just when you thought the jazz guitarist of his generation couldn’t do anything more...

  • Record Review: Julius C

    Julius C Ok, Ok New York, NY “Et Tu B?” Self-described as “a story of love, loss, and self discovery,” Julius C’s Ok, Ok is...

  • Record Review: Johnny Hi-Fi

    Johnny Hi-Fi Love Sold Me Out Oakland, CA “Heralding back to an era of catchy pop alternatives” A rich history precedes today’s Johnny Hi-Fi. The...

  • Record Review: Invisible Hand

    Invisible Hand Invisible Hand Charlottesville, VA “A year’s worth of emotion, a year in the making” Indie rock group Invisible Hand, the one-time side project...

  • Record Review: HoneyChild

    HoneyChild Nearer The Earth Los Angeles, CA “Strong vocals and indie charm” Los Angeles folk rockers HoneyChild kick off debut album Nearer The Earth with...

  • Record Review: Holy Grail

    Holy Grail Crisis in Utopia San Diego, CA “Guitar Heroes” Holy Grail parties like it’s 1991. This heavy metal quintet focuses on throwback thrash riffs...

  • Record Review: Galvanized Tron

    Galvanized Tron Galvanized Tron Omaha, NE “Refreshing hip-hop from the Heartland” Galvanized Tron (or Robert Jefferson if you’re nasty) has been freestyling since 1991, and...

  • Record Review: Emily White

    Emily White The Resolution EP Chicago, IL “Doing it yourself gets it done right” Emily White, a self-described indie folk singer/songwriter from Chicago, presents her...

  • Record Review: Ed Masuga

    Ed Masuga Let Me Tune My Heartstrings Berkeley, CA “Vintage blues and contemporary folk” As far as contemporary music goes, Let Me Tune My Heartstrings...

  • Record Review: Damon Moon and the Whispering Drifters

    Damon Moon and the Whispering Drifters The Holy Noise EP Atlanta, GA “Dixie Damaged” Staking a claim in the crowded Southern-gothic half-acre is a risky,...