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Flyleaf (self-titled)

by AJ My introduction to Flyleaf was actually unintentional. I was checking out at a local music store and the guy behind the counter kept insisting that I pick up the Flyleaf EP that was out at the time. I […]

Fitz and the Tantrums

by R. Gunnesseuf Like many of us, the first song by Fitz and the tantrums that I ever heard was “Out of my League.” This catchy tune, with its poppy alternative hook and relate-able lyrics wedged itself into my brain […]

LaVon Hardison, Come Together

by  Constance Tucker Hot, spicy and oh so groovin’ yes I am speaking about vocalist LaVon Hardison, a full package, panache, grit and rhythm to spare.  This is Hardison’s third album as a leader and Come Together is an amalgamation […]

Martina McBride, Reckless

by JW Dunner Reckless opens with the eponymous title track that’s brand McBride: subject matter of affirmation and grateful recognition of a personal savior who grounded the singer’s reckless ways; a soaring chorus loaded with vibrato-free, break-the-glass held notes; and […]

Sari Kessler, Do Right

by Constance Tucker A journey that brings to life a vivid and colorful story line of self-awareness, achievement and a desire to live one’s life to the fullest extent.  This is how Sari Kessler’s life reads on paper, but when […]