Tag Archives: Jazz

Album Review : Mumbo-Jumbo – Life of Riley (2011)


  “Life of Riley” is the debut album from the curiously monikered Mumbo-Jumbo, a three piece blues outfit based in the midlands of England. Although to describe them merely as a blues band is to do them considerable dis-service. There are elements … Continue reading

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Album Review: Chantal Kreviazuk – Plain Jane (2009)


This, Chantal’s fifth album, is another consistent set of catchy pop tunes and Lilith Fair type piano led singer songwriter material. Albeit with a hint of jazz crooner thrown in here and there for good measure……… particularly on the title … Continue reading

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Album Review: Ane Brun – A Temporary Dive (2005)


‘A Temporary Dive’ is a short ten track album that leaves you feeling relaxed if slightly melancholy. She certainly reminds me of Jewel in her vocal style but the overall feel of the album is more akin to something you … Continue reading

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