If jazz is your thing, then I have just the album for you. If jazz isn’t your thing, I still have just the album for you. Regardless of whether you listen to blues, Americana, folk, and/or jazz music, I have just the album for you. Ben Flocks, a Brooklyn-based saxophonist from Santa Cruz, dropped his […]

I spy with my little eye... New York Rap

Trinidad James took a shot at New York rap while performing in New York a couple of weeks ago. He boldly stated Southern rap runs New York rap. Whether James’ was in the right place to speak or not, he created a great lunch room debate – is Southern rap better than today’s New York […]

Jazz show proves inspiring

I had the privilege of seeing The Mike Bono Group play the Regatta Bar in Harvard Square on October 15th. They just released their debut album, From Where You Are, last month. Mike, a recent graduate from the Berklee College of Music, brought together five other dazzlingly talented musicians to help him spread his music to the world, […]

[tweetmeme source=”bucentral” only_single=false] Rose and I road tripped to New York Friday night. The whole ride down, we were forced (yes, forced) to listen to mixed CDs that I made in 2002 and 2003. This is what happens when you can’t plug your iPod in and the CD case in the car is filled with […]