Monthly Archives: July 2007

Herbie Hancock: Thrust

Awhile ago, I wrote up a quick review of Herbie Hancock’s Head Hunters album, which was one of the early jazz/R&B fusino albums.  I really got into it, especially the surround version on SACD.  The music grew on me as … Continue reading

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Stan Kenton in Hi-Fi: Comparisons

The CD version of this album was the first time I’d heard it. Musically, it’s a set of re-recordings of his best-known songs from earlier years, with a stellar cast of musicians, among them Milt Bernhart, Maynard Ferguson, Vido Musso … Continue reading

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Concert Ticket Craziness

What the hell is up with concert ticket prices this year?  Many years ago, I told my self that if The Police ever regrouped and toured again, there was no way I was going to miss it.  I said the … Continue reading

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