Monthly Archive: April 2015
Some interesting footage, but all too familiar ground in this Bob Dylan documentary.
April 29, 2015/ DVD & Blu-ray Video Reviews/
Much maligned at its premier, the Shostakovich Eighth now commands respect, and the Scriabin work showcases Mravinsky’s virtuoso ensemble.
by John Sunier/ April 29, 2015/ SACD & Other Hi-Res Reviews/
Recycle Your Old Electronics; Premium Home Audio Brought to Ford Explorer; New Rotel Surround Processor
by John Sunier/ April 28, 2015/ Audio News/
Jazz singer/songwriter glows on this vinyl 45 rpm reissue.
by John Sunier/ April 27, 2015/ SACD & Other Hi-Res Reviews/
The future is now on saxophonist Donny McCaslin’s acoustic-electro album.
by John Sunier/ April 27, 2015/ Jazz CD Reviews/
A Hollywood try to remake DeMille’s classic Ten Commandments, but doesn’t make it.
by John Sunier/ April 27, 2015/ DVD & Blu-ray Video Reviews/
Sardonic little comedy in the Shostakovich tradition.
American contemporary chamber music well-played and presented.
Glass’ piano music on both vinyl and CD, and the CD set wins out.
Soul vocalist is impressive on this vinyl re-mastering.