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New releases from guitarist Jane Getter, Graham Costello and Strata and Cameron Graves

Read "New releases from guitarist Jane Getter, Graham Costello and Strata and Cameron Graves" reviewed by Len Davis

New music from guitarist Jane Getter and Premonition, drummer Graham Costello and Strata, and guitarist Gabor Lesko's latest. Playlist Jane Getter “Still Here" from Anomalia (Cherry Red) 00:00 Adam Holzman “Ectoplasm" from Truth Decay (Big Fun) 06:28 Alex Skolnick “Conundrum" from Conundrum (Palmetto) 13:01 Robin & The Woods “Dark Waterfalls" from Moonfall (Bramar 19:32/li> Cameron Graves “Seven" from Seven (Mack Avenue) 26:00 Gabor Lesko “Earthway" from Earthway (Creativity Paradise) 32:22 Graham Costello and Strata “Impetu" from Second Life ...


Album Review

Graham Costello's Strata: Cygnus

Read "Cygnus" reviewed by Chris May

Metal-head jazz! It could only have been made by a Glasgow band. Without wishing to perpetuate stereotypes, the vibe suggests musicians who have spent more time in whisky bars than Tom Waits, Rabbie Burns, Ava Gardner, Mark Twain and Raymond Chandler put together. The focus and precision of their playing, however, suggests sobriety was maintained in the studio. After an almost tentative start, “Cygnus" moves it on up, high energy, impassioned and in your face. Some will ...


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