Content by tag "Tempest"

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Scott Dubois Quintet: Tempest

Read "Tempest" reviewed by Ivana Ng

The Scott Dubois Quintet can be considered an avant-garde band, but its latest record, Tempest, is a testament to just how accessible and captivating “experimental music can be. There are tunes on the album for the more meditative thinker as well as for someone who just wants to enjoy the various moods and tones that the ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Scott Dubois Quintet: Tempest

Read "Tempest" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff

L’inizio di Tempest sembra preparare il terreno all’ascolto del solito chitarrista ottimamente preparato, della solita musica piacevole, raffinata al punto giusto, accattivante quanto basta, con il solito ospite prestigioso, in questo caso Dave Liebman, giusto per dare un po’ di lustro alla registrazione e gettare un occhio al mercato. Poi al minuto 03:00 di “Memories of the Blue ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

North Star: Tempest

Read "Tempest" reviewed by Michael Askounes

Put one part Keith Emerson (at his most pretentious), one part FM (you remember... the band with Nash the Slash), and a dash of Ravi Shankar in a mixing studio. Press record vigorously, pepper with pointlessness and you've got Tempest, the new release from North Star. To say that these guys are eclectic is like saying ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Tempest: The 10th Anniversary Compilation

Read "The 10th Anniversary Compilation" reviewed by Glenn Astarita

According to the press kit, the loyal fan base of Celtic prog-rock band Tempest, were the advisors who helped determine which tracks should appear on the 10th Anniversary Compilation. The driving factor here, was that these songs were to be culled from their pre-Magna Carta catalogue; which represents 4 releases on independent labels that are now ...