Zank – Zank – CD

Zank – Zank – CD

Zank – Zank – CD (Zank) Zank apparently traveled the world. At least that’s what he tells us on the CD jacket. Good for Zank . . . I’m, admittedly, jealous. ‘Tis a pity, however, that the music of the countries he visited didn’t...
Zealousy – Complications – CD

Zealousy – Complications – CD

Zealousy – Complications – CD (Zealousy) This band brings to mind other female lead bands such as 4 Non-Blondes or Kate Bush. Not that Zealousy sounds like either, it’s just that I should like them given their elements yet something about them just grates...
Zombie – Live – CD

Zombie – Live – CD

Zombie – Live – CD (Universal Music Company) Rob Zombie is probably a very nice guy, but his stage persona is uniquely terrifying. Truly a disc to scare small children, LIVE by Rob Zombie is a greatest hits sort of effort that really shows what a big...
Paul Zunno – Solo Acoustic – CD

Paul Zunno – Solo Acoustic – CD

Paul Zunno – Solo Acoustic – CD (Zunno) When I first started listening to this folk disc I was struck by the similarity to Tom Waits. I later found that he covers a Tom Waits song on the release as well as songs byDolly Parton, Bob Dylan, The Doors and Doc...
Renee Zawawi – Legends – CD

Renee Zawawi – Legends – CD

Renee Zawawi – Legends – CD (Renee Zawawi) Poor Renee, she really has had a traumatic youth that should never have happened to anyone. The fact that she got out of it and has a great attituide and tries to do so many good things is a testament to how...
Zero 7 – The Garden – CD

Zero 7 – The Garden – CD

Zero 7 – The Garden – CD (Atlantic Records) The base sound of Zero 7 is melodic with amazing female vocals and arrangements that have an underlying Burt Bacharach flow to them. While there are a couple of tunes with male vocals, the songs with the females...
Zom Zoms – Yellow Rainbow – CD

Zom Zoms – Yellow Rainbow – CD

Zom Zoms – Yellow Rainbow – CD (Omega Point Records) There’s a very strong Devo influence on this synth intensive band. There’s also a hint of the cult band Residents in the songs as well. The release starts off good enough with synth work that...