Steve Jordan, In Support of the Mediocre

The following review appeared on the Mike Dolbear Drummer’s Forum in January 2010. For me, John Mayer is a conundrum, shifting between two extremes. On the one side, he plays the solo artist peddling sickly-sweet, pedestrian, gentle, tortured love songs; the kind found playing on the end credits of chick-flicks. Thus, he has a huge… Continue reading Steve Jordan, In Support of the Mediocre

Review: Krown, Washington and Batiste – ‘Triple Threat’

The following Joe Krown Trio review appears on the Blues In The North West Website. Modern groups choosing to base themselves around the Hammond B3 organ enter inclement waters at their own peril, considering the footsteps they have to follow in. Mention names like Jimmy Smith or Jimmy McGriff and you have to seriously consider… Continue reading Review: Krown, Washington and Batiste – ‘Triple Threat’