Reviews Archive

Book Review – Brighter Day: A Jellyfish Story

I’ve never read a sadder tale than¬†Brighter Day: A Jellyfish Story. The biography of Jellyfish, one of the least-known but most revered bands in pop music, the book reads like a history of the Titanic: The group

Movie Review – Bohemian Rhapsody

I had heard all the criticisms of “Bohemian Rhapsody,” the biopic of Freddie Mercury and the band Queen: that the songs were out of historical sequence, that the movie writers took liberty with certain events in Freddie’s

Album Review: ‘Piano & a Microphone, 1983’ – Prince

And the vault creaks open. Our first glimpse¬†into Prince’s acclaimed vault of unreleased gems is Piano & a Microphone, 1983, a set of piano demos from the time when Prince was arguably at his creative peak.