Tag Archives: Album

ALBUM REVIEW: Ginada Piñata – Ginada Piñata

Ginada Piñata – Ginada Piñata In today’s music scene, bands have to be able to improvise in order to be successful; in order to truly be able to captivate an audience and keep them coming back for more. Those who do it best seem to always have some kind of jazz interest, training or roots […]

Andy Hall & Roosevelt Collier Set To Release ‘Let The Steel Play’

Andy Hall and Roosevelt Collier Release Let The Steel Play June 16, 2017 Sacred Steel Meets Bluegrass in this Exploration of the Slide Guitar Andy Hall and Roosevelt Collier will be doing a Stageit show  Sunday, May 21 at 9:15pm ET/ 7:15pm MT to celebrate the upcoming release! Tune in → www.stageit.com/andy_hall/andy_hall_and_roosevelt_collier/61242 The top 5 supporters will get a signed copy […]

String Cheese Incident Announces New Studio Album

The String Cheese Incident – Believe Coming Spring 2017 The String Cheese Incident has been a powerful force in the live music scene over the past two decades, and even more so in the last few years. Since the band’s return from a brief hiatus, they have continued to get better and better as they […]

Chicago Farmer – Midwest Stories (Coming Soon)

Singer/Songwriter, Chicago Farmer Releases Midwest Side Stories September 30, 2016 Get it early through Kickstarter at — http://bit.ly/KickstartChicagoFarmerMidwestSideStories BLOOMINGTON, IL — Chicago Farmer, the moniker Bloomington, Illinois’ Cody Diekhoff performs and writes under, is set to independently release his 7th album, Midwest Side Stories, on September 30, 2016. Midwest Side Stories is about hope, depression, […]

RAGIN’ REVIEW: Danny Barnes – Got Myself Together (Ten Years Later)

Danny Barnes – Got Myself Together (Ten Years Later) For fans of modern bluegrass, the name Danny Barnes rings of creativity and exploration of the possibilities of the banjo. I, myself, thought of him as the Hendrix of the banjo when I first saw him play as a member of the original lineup of the […]

RAGIN’ REVIEW & PREMIER: Conundrum – Physiognomy

Conundrum – Physiognomy While they may be new to your ears, this progressive rock power trio will not remain in the shadows for long. Milwaukee’s Conundrum is made up of Alex Klosterman (guitar), Charlie Celenza (drums) and Owen Benkowski (bass, vocals). Although the pride themselves on the live experience, providing intuitive improvisation, the band has […]

Introducing: Conundrum

Conundrum Milwaukee’s Conundrum combines all types of music from progressive rock to electronic to heavy to ambient, all in a guitar/bass/drum trio. Guitarist, Alex Klosterman (formerly in Animals In Human Attire), brings unmatched energy to the stage by utilizing close to 20 guitar pedals to create electrifying sounds that get the crowd moving. Charlie Celenza […]

RAGIN’ REVIEW: Kung Fu – Joyride

Kung Fu, the premier funk jamband on the scene, released their brand new album Joyride on March 15, 2016! I am very happy to present my review of the new album on Live Music Daily. “Overall, this is a truly incredible collection of tunes, written and performed by some of the best musicians on the scene today. […]

RAGIN’ REVIEW: American Babies

This review was an absolute joy to write! Tom Hamilton is a genius, and he surrounds himself with only the best of the best in his band American Babies. Thanks so much as always to Live Music Daily for posting my review and for always believing me and craving more Ragin’ Randy! Check out my […]

NEW MUSIC: Opposite Box – Make A Jungle Noise Here

While it comes as no surprise that this record turned out awesome, I am sincerely impressed with my good friends in Opposite Box. The first time I heard these guys play, I was absolutely blown away. Their live performance hit me like a ton of bricks, and I am proud to call them my friends. […]