The Bad Plus – The Bad Plus (Edition Records, 2022) ~ The Free Jazz Collective

By Sammy Stein American quartet, The Bad Plus comprises bass player Reid Anderson, drummer David King, guitarist Ben Monder and tenor saxophonist Chris Speed. Relaunching as a quartet (previously a trio with several changes in personnel around the founders Anderson and King), The Bad Plus is still delivering dynamic, ever-evolving music. Twenty-one years after their … Read more

Exclusive World Premiere – John Fusco’s ‘Bad Luck Rides Shotgun’ From Upcoming Album ‘Borderlands’ – American Blues Scene

Born out of pandemic soul-searching, John Fusco‘s new CD is cinematic storytelling of the American southwest, a region branded by distinctive character traits from the historical mirage of Manifest Destiny. Part hard-bitten grit, swirling dust and laden with ancient gospel overtones, Borderlands, set for release on October 21 via Rocket 88 Records, brings an existential … Read more

Grammy Nominated Larkin Poe Announce New Album ‘Blood Harmony’ and Share First Single ‘Bad Spell”

Larkin Poe Grammy Nominated Sister Duo Larkin Poe Announce New Album‘Blood Harmony’ Arrives November 11 via Tricki-Woo RecordsShare First Single “Bad Spell” Larkin Poe – the GRAMMY® Award-nominated duo of Georgia-bred, Nashville-based multi-instrumentalist sisters Rebecca and Megan Lovell – is back with the ferocious new single, “Bad Spell,” available now at all DSPs and streaming … Read more

More Than Just Bad, Eliza Neals is ‘Badder to the Bone’ – American Blues Scene

Two years after her psychic blues album, Black Crow MoanDetroit sensation Eliza Neals is back with her newest blues rock offering Badder to the Bone due out April 23rd, via EH Records. This is Neals’ second album in the era of COVID. Where Black Crow Moan was primarily ballad-filled to fit the times of 2020, … Read more