Friday Fiver: Volume 6

Okay, friends and neighbors! You know the drill:  listen to these tunes and let the reviews fly in the comments – tell me what you like/love/hate/wonder/feel about the music.  Then tomorrow (or Sunday – it’s a Holiday Weekend) I’ll post the details about what you’re listening to…and my take. Enjoy! Track 1: [Audio clip: view…

Naturally Cool: Buckman Coe

You remember him, right?  On the Friday Fiver…a week or two ago?  ‘Member, I said this: [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Give Up the Fright by Buckman Coe on his current CD, Latest Waking This song?  Comfortable.  Soothing without being patronizing.  Lovingly crafted and balanced yet delivered with an effortless ease that belies…

I have my friends COMPLETELY snowed.

Seriously. That’s the only explanation I can fathom as to why TWO of them (who to my knowledge don’t even know each other) gave me the same “Bloggy Award” this week! *cue Twilight Zone music* *nevermind, I’ll do it myself* [Audio clip: view full post to listen] —————————————-

Saturday Scoop: Volume 5. Sunday Edition.

Yeah, I know I’m a day late. It’s part of the delightfully unexpected charm that is “Ri”. *feel free to indulge in a HUGE, overly dramatic eye roll here* I am busier than a one armed wallpaper hanger lately, so I’ll cut to the chase today. Worth noting, though – when referring below to “Mari”…

Friday Fiver: Volume 5

Y’know, it dawned on me that I don’t have to make ALL of the songs brand spanking new releases. I mean, seriously – if all of you are right on top of the moment to moment goings on in the Music Scene, then I’m going to have to question the cleanliness of your house, your…