Record & CD Reviews

Miles in the Sky (1968) by Miles Davis
User Rating: 5.0 (3 total) [ Add Your Rating! ]
el cid (5/5): sure, there's only one rhodes track, "stuff." but, it's "stuff." and herbie, ron, and tony. case closed. [ read more ]
Merry-Go-Round (1971) by Elvin Jones
User Rating: 3.0 (1 total) [ Add Your Rating! ]
el cid (3/5): this review is low because this is *half* of a great record. the first side is fairly breathtaking, with a front line of dave... [ read more ]
Black Messiah (1972) by Cannonball Adderley
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el cid (5/5): late-period cannonball with george duke on rhodes (back and forth between 'ball and zappa at this period, i believe). live pe... [ read more ]
Two Against Nature (Video DVD) (2000) by Steely Dan
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Jim O. (5/5): This concert video is a "must see" for fans of Donald Fagen and the Rhodes piano. [ read more ]
Saturday Night Fever (1977) by The Bee Gees
User Rating: 2.6 (5 total) [ Add Your Rating! ]
Noam Atlas (5/5): Beautiful! [ read more ]
Blow By Blow (1975) by Jeff Beck
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Barry Dunster (5/5): A stunning collection of funk- and jazz-based material by excellent guitarist Jeff Beck. The album features excellent R... [ read more ]
Fusion (1974) by Michal Urbaniak
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Minas Charamalis (5/5): One of the best fusion albums ever recorded. These musicians are giving their best! Adam Macowicz and Wojciech Karol... [ read more ]
Staring at the Sun (2003) by P'Taah
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Juergen Martens (4/5): P'TAAH is Chris Brann's alias for this fine Ambient/TripHop production that features great sounding Rhodes (as well a... [ read more ]
Outbreak (2003) by Dennis Chambers
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Juergen Martens (5/5): Groovesters, here's the one for you! Drum wizard Dennis Chambers
and Rhodesian Jim Beard (who also produced) star... [ read more ]
The Hissing of Summer Lawns (1975) by Joni Mitchell
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Juergen Martens (5/5): The Prince and I agree that this is the finest record that's ever been recorded. Although Mitchell received some very... [ read more ]
Live at Montreux (1972) by Les McCann
User Rating: 4.0 (2 total) [ Add Your Rating! ]
Juergen Martens (4/5): McCann the man, now with a Rhodes, the second time around live in Switzerland. His soulful, melancholic rendition of ... [ read more ]
Best Of Brian Auger's Oblivion Express (1996) by Brian Auger's Oblivion Express
User Rating: 4.0 (1 total) [ Add Your Rating! ]
Juergen Martens (4/5): If you know Brian Auger merely as a world class Hammond wrestler,
you're in serious danger of missing the best pa... [ read more ]