Greetings from Tel Aviv: A Conversation with Blues Guitar Slinger Andy Watts

If you’re a fan of the blues, you owe it to yourself to get acquainted with the work of Israeli guitar slinger Andy Watts. He’s performed with legends such as Johnny Winter, Joe Louis Walker, and Kenny Neal while simultaneously carrying the torch for a music scene in Tel Aviv that has proven to be … Continue reading Greetings from Tel Aviv: A Conversation with Blues Guitar Slinger Andy Watts

The Cosby Conundrum

Before Netflix released “Pieces of a Woman” earlier this month, the idea that the film’s impact would be stultified by the latest allegations of abuse against Shia LaBeouf was already being floated about by publications that should know better than to dignify the hive’s inability to separate the art from the artist. But that’s where … Continue reading The Cosby Conundrum

Steve Hackett takes you ‘Under a Mediterranean Sky’ on Jan. 22

COVID-19 has made it so that most of us in the United States are unlikely to be under a Mediterranean sky anytime soon, but guitarist/songwriter Steve Hackett has crafted a resplendent, mood-driven collection of acoustic travel tunes aimed at holding us over until we get there. All 11 tracks are inspired by Hackett’s extensive journey … Continue reading Steve Hackett takes you ‘Under a Mediterranean Sky’ on Jan. 22