The Boatman's Call by Nick Cave/Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds (CD, Mar-1997, Mute/Reprise)
Beauty, Grace & Truth!
It is somewhat of an old saying amongst the fans, that Nick Cave is incapable of making bad music. This CD replaced a previous one that was just worn-out! The more I listen to The Boatman's Call the more I am drawn into a magical world of love, tenderness & sadness. Nick C...Read full review
Bible Belt [PA] by Diane Birch (CD, Jun-2009, S-Curve (USA))
A Blast from the Past!
It is very rare that these days an artist appears (it seems) out of thin air with THAT VOICE! As the NY Times claims: An attack of mellow precision polished and working through a softly emphatic style honed to a sharp point by Carly Simon & Carole King three decades ago. Th...Read full review
No Other Love by Chuck Prophet (CD, May-2002, New West (Record Label))
NO OTHER LOVE finds Prophet in a more soulful vein
One of America's great underground artists, Chuck Prophet is a genuine genius in the field of so-called Americana whose popular success does not nearly equal his talent. I'm reluctant to put him into any particular genre, but Prophet’s music reminds me sometimes of Tom Pett...Read full review