Record & CD Reviews

Gaucho (1980) by Steely Dan
User Rating: 4.4 (5 total) [ Add Your Rating! ]
Juergen Martens (3/5): The Dan's swan song. Tastefully executed west coast decadence. Some nice Rhodes on it, but low and behold no compari... [ read more ]
Mr. Hands (1980) by Herbie Hancock
User Rating: 4.4 (5 total) [ Add Your Rating! ]
Galen Shostac (4/5): I must say, this is not the greatest record that Herbie ever made; However, if you listen to the Rhodes solo on the tra... [ read more ]
From Left to Right (1970) by Bill Evans
User Rating: 4.4 (5 total) [ Add Your Rating! ]
el cid (3/5): interesting, odd record with the famed acoustic pianist integrating rhodes into a choice set of material (as the cover suggests... [ read more ]
Direct Step (1978) by Herbie Hancock
User Rating: 4.3 (3 total) [ Add Your Rating! ]
Nils (5/5): For the rabid audiophiles in Japan, Herbie Hancock went to Tokyo to record a direct-to-disc LP that later became one of the worl... [ read more ]
Sextant (1972) by Herbie Hancock
User Rating: 4.3 (3 total) [ Add Your Rating! ]
Brother Wetlands (4/5): Wasn't able to properly sit through "Rain Dance" and "Hornets"- very experimental- but Hidden Shadows is absolute ge... [ read more ]
Moving (2001) by Bugge Wesseltoft
User Rating: 4.3 (3 total) [ Add Your Rating! ]
Terje Ellefsen (4/5): Bugge only uses a Rhodes on two tracks. His playing reminds a bit of that of Herbie. The rhodes is most prominent on t... [ read more ]
Black Market (1976) by Weather Report
User Rating: 4.0 (4 total) [ Add Your Rating! ]
Juergen Martens (2/5): What a downfall after the grand Myterious Traveller. The tunes featuring Alphonso Johnson on bass still make the grad... [ read more ]
Animals (1977) by Pink Floyd
User Rating: 4.0 (3 total) [ Add Your Rating! ]
BRENDAN LOWE (4/5): ANIMALS showed the Floyd moving in a more dark, bitter, and angry direction. Roger Waters give us his synopsis of who t... [ read more ]
Friends (1978) by Chick Corea
User Rating: 4.0 (3 total) [ Add Your Rating! ]
Peter Kenney (3/5): Not up to the standard of Light as a Feather but still worth checking out. About half the tracks have Rhodes on them. Th... [ read more ]
Birds of Fire (1972) by Mahavishnu Orchestra
User Rating: 4.0 (2 total) [ Add Your Rating! ]
John Dube (5/5): This album and Inner Mounting Flame both vinyl and CD...More great sounds to emulate [ read more ]
The Stranger (1977) by Billy Joel
User Rating: 4.0 (2 total) [ Add Your Rating! ]
Darryl (5/5): Love Billy Joel! Need to check this out again as well. Thought the parts were organ! *blush* Anyway, versatile songwriter and ... [ read more ]
Faces in Reflection (1974) by George Duke
User Rating: 4.0 (2 total) [ Add Your Rating!Artist's Website ]
Juergen Martens (5/5): FINALLY someone set out to reissue and remaster many of the countless treasures in the vaults of Germany's famous Bla... [ read more ]