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NEWS: RECORDING

New Release: John Carey, "Son of the House" on Planet Bass

New Release: John Carey, "Son of the House" on Planet Bass

John Carey, Son of the House (2010, Planet Bass, NYC), examines the dualistic nature of Gnostic thought: light/dark, Cosmos/Earth, illuminated/unaware, divine/carnal, strange/familiar... Heavily influenced by the music of Miles Davis, Frank Zappa, Lou Reed and Larry Graham, Carey visits the sounds of punk, funk and the avant-garde, taking the listener from the streets of the East Village, ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

John Carey: Hot for Louisiana

Read "Hot for Louisiana" reviewed by Ed Kopp

Like many of his musical brethren in New Orleans, John Carey is actually a transplanted Yankee. Somehow this little-known harmonicat and singer from Boston convinced the Memphis Horns, bass-phenom George Porter, and guitarist-extraordinaire Duke Levine to join him on his second album.

These celebrated musicians acquit themselves well here, but it's Carey and his lesser-known ...