Reviews Archive

13 Dec 2018

Album Review – White Lace and Promises: The Songs of Paul Williams

In the movie Amadeus, Antonio Salieri tries to impress a priest by playing some of his compositions on the piano. On the third try with no recognition yet from the priest, he plays Eine Kleine Nachtmusik. The priest nods,
4 Dec 2018

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
11 Nov 2018

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