Review: Robert Cray’s vigor drives ‘That’s What I Heard’

Robert Cray Band, “That’s What I Heard” (Nozzle/Thirty Tigers)Robert Cray and Steve Jordan continue their fruitful partn...
20:43 28 February 2022

Review: Undercover Dream Lovers is fun, funky and reflective

The Undercover Dream Lovers, “It’s All In Your Head” (The Undercover Dream Lovers)The Undercover Dream Lovers is a one-m...
19:27 27 February 2022

Review: Eric Johnson’s vocals, acoustic guitar shine

Eric Johnson, “RJ Vol. II” (Vortexan Music)Eric Johnson’s new album shows the amazing Texas guitar wizard moving another...
19:12 27 February 2022

Review: Tame Impala delivers on beautiful ‘The Slow Rush’

“The Slow Rush,” Tame Impala (Interscope Records)
16:12 14 February 2022

Review: ‘The Photograph’ develops nicely into a fine film

This Valentine's Day, there's certain to be the usual flood of candy and flowers. But at your local movie theater, there's something increasingly rare...
17:53 13 February 2022

Review: Huey Lewis and The News’ ‘Weather’ may be their last

“Weather” is the first album of original songs from Huey Lewis and The News in nearly two decades and it may also be their last.
16:26 12 February 2022

Review: Elkhorn’s ‘The Storm Sessions’ builds up cabin fever

Elkhorn, “The Storm Sessions” (Beyond Beyond is Beyond)
16:10 7 February 2022

Review: Son Little reduces, enhances influences on ‘aloha’

Son Little, “aloha” (ANTI-)
17:02 3 February 2022

Review: Ben Watt’s ‘Storm Damage’ is a career cornerstone

Ben Watt, “Storm Damage” (Unmade Road/Caroline)
19:07 30 January 2022

Review: It’s messy and crazy and deep—Kesha returns roaring

Kesha, “High Road” (Kemosabe/RCA Records)
19:05 30 January 2022

Review: Haden Triplets sustain tradition of sibling harmony

The Haden Triplets, "The Family Songbook” (Trimeter Records)
20:56 24 January 2022

Review: Love and fear drive migrants in `American Dirt’

“American Dirt,” Flatiron Books, by Jeanine Cummins
15:51 21 January 2022

Review: Mac Miller posthumous album is heartbreakingly full

Mac Miller, "Circles" (Warner)
21:07 16 January 2022

Review: Greta Gerwig’s ‘Little Women’ is a new classic

LOS ANGELES — There is a wild urgency to Greta Gerwig’s “Little Women” that hardly seems possible for a film based on a 150-year-old book. But such is...
15:20 16 December 2021

Review: A fictional look at the role of ‘oppo’ research

“Oppo” (Ecco/Harper Collins), by Tom Rosenstiel
14:46 16 December 2021

‘Queen & Slim’ soundtrack a perfect mix of new and old songs

Various artists, “Queen & Slim: The Soundtrack” (Motown)
20:29 15 November 2021

Review: Driver brings 6,700 pages to life in ‘The Report’

Of all the statistics involving the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence report on the CIA’s post-9/11 detention and interrogation program — better...
21:10 13 November 2021

Review: Simply Red back to ’70s basics on ‘Blue Eyed Soul’

Simply Red, "Blue Eyed Soul" (BMG)
17:42 8 November 2021

Review: ‘Last Christmas’ isn’t the rom-com cliche it appears

Paul Feig's "Last Christmas" looks every bit like your standard holiday romantic-comedy, but it has some surprises under its gauzy wrapping.
23:07 6 November 2021