Country: Canada Musical genre(s): Pop, Country (some) Years of experience: 1999-present Nicola Ciccone’s latest album “Esprit Libre” is very well-done album. All of the songs are written and composed by Nicola Ciccone. There’s that richness and poetic feel to the lyrics, which is what Ciccone is known for. His metaphors are quite present in this … Continue reading Nicola Ciccone’s Latest Album “Esprit Libre”
Month: March 2016
Frank Sinatra Jr Tribute
Frank Sinatra Jr passed away March 16, 2016 from a heart attack while on tour in Florida. He was 72. Sinatra Jr was known for honouring his late father Frank Sinatra’s music as well as his being kidnapped at 19. He was under his father’s shadow for the most part. However, he did have a … Continue reading Frank Sinatra Jr Tribute
Hommage to Roger Tabra (1949-2016)
Credit: Screen shot of a Youtube video uploaded by Lyne Archambault Songwriter and poet Roger Tabra passed away March 11, 2016 from an illness that he was fighting since a long time. He was especially known for writing songs for Francophone artists like Wilfred Le Bouthillier, Eric Lapointe, Laurence Jalbert, and Vincenzo Thomas. I admit … Continue reading Hommage to Roger Tabra (1949-2016)
Ian Kelly “SuperFolk”- Serene Music
Country: Canada Musical genre(s): Folk Years of experience: since 2005 Review: Ian Kelly’s SuperFolk album is artistic, poetic and romantic. Folk music at its best. The bilingual aspect gives this album a Canadian twist. Some of the songs are in French, while the rest is in English. His voice is incredible,serene and soulful. Folk music … Continue reading Ian Kelly “SuperFolk”- Serene Music
TBT: Tribute to Beatles Producer George Martin.
Throwback Thursdays George Martin, the producer for the Beatles passed away at the age of 90. He was also the producer for artists like Celine Dion, Sting, Elton John and more. The London, England native worked for Parlophone Records in 1950, then eventually worked his way to A&R manager at the label. He took a … Continue reading TBT: Tribute to Beatles Producer George Martin.