Dropkick Murphys – Do or Die – CD

Dropkick Murphys – Do or Die – CD

Dropkick Murphys – Do or Die – CD (Hellcat Records) The first song has bagpipes which makes for an interesting introduction to the band. It made me like them instantly since they’re willing to try different things. Most of their songs are melodic...
Buddy Guy – Heavy Love – CD

Buddy Guy – Heavy Love – CD

Buddy Guy – Heavy Love – CD (Silvertone Records) This album is nothing but heavy soul thumping grooves. It made me want to put on my white platform shoes & blue metallic shirt and get down. Johnny Lang plays guitar on a track. Great record. - Gail...
Rancid – Life Won’t Wait – CD

Rancid – Life Won’t Wait – CD

Rancid – Life Won’t Wait – CD (Epitaph Records) I remember when Ben dubbed me a copy of the first Rancid album right after it came out. He told me that it was a few guys who were in Op Ivy and that it raged. Well, like usual Ben was right on target...
V/A – No Brakes – CD

V/A – No Brakes – CD

V/A – No Brakes – CD (Interscope Records) Unwritten Law starts this off with a cool hard rock punk-popish song. Ozomatli then step up with a song that blends reggae, rap and latin rhythms and is smooth as silk. Next up is Wade who play a really cool...
Bil Mcrackin – I Am the Eggman – CD

Bil Mcrackin – I Am the Eggman – CD

Bil Mcrackin – I Am the Eggman – CD (Shredder Records) Bil of the McRackin’s fame does his first solo project. I guess the other two guys slowed down or wanted to rest for a week or two. McRackins are one of the most prolific bands in the world and...