Exposé Online banner

Exposé Online » Reviews

Items found : 5518

Humble Pie - Performance - Rockin' the Fillmore

Cover art

As I get older, I find that I've had most of my peak musical experiences, and so the releases that really stun me come fewer and farther between. I had just started revisiting Humble Pie when...

 » Read more
(Posted by Mike McLatchey 2017-12-14)

Amoeba Split - Second Split

Cover art

Musically speaking, Canterbury isn’t so much a place, but a state of mind that can exist anywhere. In the case of Amoeba Split, a six-piece with many guests, the spirit is alive and well in...

 » Read more
(Posted by Peter Thelen 2017-12-13)

Darshan Ambient - Lingering Day

Cover art

After a few years as a guitarist, bassist, and vocalist for artists like Nona Hendryx & Zero Cool, Richard Hell & The Voidoids, and others, Michael Allison shifted gears in the mid 90s and...

 » Read more
(Posted by Peter Thelen 2017-12-13)

Pugwash - Silverlake

Cover art

Thomas Walsh, aka Pugwash, has been recording and performing his unique blend of ELO, XTC, and Beach Boys pop rock for over 20 years. Hailing from Drimnagh, South Dublin, Walsh caught the attention...

 » Read more
(Posted by Henry Schneider 2017-12-12)

Spoke of Shadows - II

Cover art

At the time of the first Spoke of Shadows album in 2014, it wasn’t clear if there would be another. The group is a collaboration between two musicians who both have other commitments, so that...

 » Read more
(Posted by Jon Davis 2017-12-11)

Kevin Kastning / Carl Clements - Even This Late It Happens

Cover art

This adventurous, dreamy and introspective collaboration continues where it left off last time with 2016’s

 » Read more
(Posted by Peter Thelen 2017-12-10)

Ghost Train Orchestra - Book of Rhapsodies, Vol II

Cover art

When it comes to the music of the 1930s, names like Duke Ellington and Count Basie come readily to mind, and their music is readily available. But during that era, many other composers and...

 » Read more
(Posted by Jon Davis 2017-12-09)

JADE (Jazz Afro Design Electric) - The Eclipse

Cover art

Seems like only yesterday, but actually it was seventeen years ago that this band released their first album,

 » Read more
(Posted by Peter Thelen 2017-12-08)

The Chris Hinze Combination - Sister Slick

Cover art

Most of what I've been writing about has found its way to the CD format, but for the most part the early 70s jazz rock albums by Dutch flautist Chris Hinze have remained un-reissued, and...

 » Read more
(Posted by Mike McLatchey 2017-12-07)

Isproject - Archinauts

Cover art

The Archinauts is the debut album by the Italian neo-progressive rock band Isproject (Ivan Santovito vocals and keyboards and Ilenia Salvemini vocals). Produced by Fabio Zuffanti, the band...

 » Read more
(Posted by Henry Schneider 2017-12-06)

Latest news

2017-11-16
Celebrate 10 Years of Fruits de Mer – As a special celebration for a decade of cool vinyl releases, our friends at Fruits de Mer records have prepared a limited edition reissue of an album by the first band ever to appear on the label: Schizo Fun Addict. The band is known for unusual release strag » Read more

2017-11-02
Mega Dodo Presents New Charity Album – Our friends at Mega Dodo have put together a lovely compilation of their artists performing new arrangements of nursery rhymes, and all the profits from sales of the album will benefit Save the Children. It features a number of artists we've covered. » Read more

2017-10-18
Phil Miller RIP – Sad word reaches us today of the passing of another of the great musicians of the Canterbury Scene — guitarist Phil Miller. His distinctive sound added greatly to Matching Mole, Hatfield and the North, and National Health, and he also contributed to albums by Caravan, Dave Stewart & Barbara Gaskin, and many others. He was 68. » Read more

2017-10-13
Moonjune to Distribute Tony Levin's Back Catalog – It has been announced that Moonjune will now handle distribution for Tony Levin's catalog of releases. These great albums will now be a bit easier to get hold of, so check out the site and see what you're missing. The veteran of King Crimson and Stick Men worked with a host of great players on these albums, and we've reviewed most of them over the course of the years. » Read more

2017-09-26
Bandcamp Shines Light on Niches We Like – Bandcamp has developed into one of the best places to discover new music, and even a lot of old music is showing up there. In addition, their staff has been producing periodic articles spotlighting some interesting stylistic areas. On 20 September, they published one called "The New Face of Prog Rock" which bears checking out. » Read more


Previously in Exposé...

Carmen - Fandangos in Space & Dancing on a Cold Wind – Do you like Jethro Tull? Curved Air? Flamenco dancing? Did you ever wish for a combination of the three? Your wish has come true, and its name is Carmen! And if you don't think they could pull off...  (1994) » Read more

Nash the Slash - Nosferatu – I’ve always had a weak spot for Nash the Slash. His goofy horror-show imagery and violin showmanship just bring a smile to my face. A soundtrack to the silent film classic Nosferatu, one of the...  (2001) » Read more

Various Artists - Space Daze 2000 – The album's subtitle "A Mind Journey of Electronic Ambient Space Rock" pretty much sums it up. Material by fourteen different artists is collected here, representing a wider range of...  (1996) » Read more

The Cheebacabra - Exile in the Woods – The Cheebacabra is a project driven by keyboardist and producer Cheeba, where funky grooves meet overtly synthetic melodic interplay and a cool jazz feel over a steady, mostly programmed drum beat....  (2007) » Read more

Magma - Concert 1971 Bruxelles - Théâtre 140 – Prior to the release of this, the earliest Magma shows that could be found on the tape collector circuit were mostly from the 1973-74 period (although a partial show from Metz in 3/72 exists). So this...  (1997) » Read more



Listen & discover



Print issues