Queen’s First Album: 50th Anniversary

July 13, 2023, marks the 50th anniversary of Queen's first album - an eponym featuring Keep Yourself Alive and Doing Alright. Queen had been around for three years when their first album came out. By then, John Deacon was already with the group.  The music is Hard Rock mixed with Heavy Metal and Progressive Rock. It's an exciting … Continue reading Queen’s First Album: 50th Anniversary

Rita Wilson Now & Forever: Duets – An Homage to 70s Classics

American actress and singer Rita Wilson released a new album, Now & Forever: Duets. She sang covers of famous songs from different eras with artists of many genres.  The music is Pop/multi-genre. The album is nostalgic as it honours the songs' original structures. It also has a modern/contemporary twist. The musicians, including the piano and the … Continue reading Rita Wilson Now & Forever: Duets – An Homage to 70s Classics

Symphony of Sweden’s Second Album Saints of Yesterday

The Swedish group, Symphony of Sweden, released a second album, Saints of Yesterday. The themes are life, love and grief.  The music is Rock, combined with Metal and Classical. The compositions are intricate and rich. It's impressive to hear the various musical styles in each song played in perfect harmony. The music heard in each tune … Continue reading Symphony of Sweden’s Second Album Saints of Yesterday

Alexandre Da Costa & Orchestre Symphonique De Longueuil -Stradivarius Je me souviens

A Classical Crossover Honouring Famous Songs Canadian violonist Alexandre Da Costa with the Orchestre Symphonique De Longueuil has released a new album entitled Stradivarius Je me souviens. It's a musical homage to famous songs, including We Are The Champions and La Vie en Rose, through the style of classical music played by an incredible symphony.  The music is a Classical … Continue reading Alexandre Da Costa & Orchestre Symphonique De Longueuil -Stradivarius Je me souviens

Spring Owls’ New EP Love Evolving

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com American Group Spring Owls has released a new EP entitled┬áLove Evolving. The themes are love and dreams. The music is Pop / Indie Folk Rock. The EP has an incredible range of musical styles - parallels the style of the 70s and 90s. The compositions are intricate and bold. The … Continue reading Spring Owls’ New EP Love Evolving