NEW SINGLE: Child Ivory – “Angie”

Child Ivory, self-titled EP can be found at Bandcamp. by Walter Price   I’m not a huge fan of the neighborhood hipsters trying in haste to wear fanny packs, and balloon pants in an effort to bring the 1980’s roaring back into the now. What I am a tremendous fan of are the sounds of…

3 Reasons Why: Harry Dean Stanton ‘Partly Fiction’, the soundtrack

Harry Dean Stanton, ‘Partly Fiction’ on iTunes. by Walter Price   Tramp (Cool Hand Luke), Jack Burke (Cockfighter), Brett (Alien), Brain (Escape from New York), Bud (Repo Man), Travis Henderson (Paris, Texas), Jack (Pretty in Pink), Cleveland (Twister), and Toot-Toot (The Green Mile) are just a handful of the roles played by Harry Dean Stanton that captivated me over the…

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Three-Way: Steely Dan – “Reelin’ In the Years”

Steely Dan on iTunes. by Walter Price   In 1972 you met very few offers you couldn’t refuse. Like when your favorite pop station offered you, Carl Simon, The Bee Gees, Barbra Streisand, and a young Michael Jackson…you were cool with it. Even if your cooler friends were into Big Star, Deep Purple, YES, Uriah Heep,…

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On Track: Sonia Leigh – “Jack Is Back” (Single)

Sonia Leigh can be found on iTunes. by Walter Price   Songwriter Sonia Leigh isn’t particularly easy to pigeonhole. As you move from track to track and witness her talent for effortlessly transitioning from classic and modern country, alternative and blues based Rock N’ Roll. At times addictively elegant and sultry and at other times, raucous…

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EP Review: Field Trip – Evening’s Over

Field trip is on Bandcamp. by Walter Price   Galway, Ireland’s pop-rock outfit Field Trip, not to be confused with the plethora of other bands of the same name, have a fresh five-track EP titled ‘Evening’s Over’ (Citog Records). The release is filled with Lemonheads, Dinsaur Jr., and Teenage Fanclub riffs and lyrical heft. Take those comparisons and add…