Penguin Eggs

Record Reviews

The Gloaming 3 (Real World Records) This is the third studio album release from these exponents of progressive Irish traditional jazz-classical-fusion music. I just made that category up and I suppose it represents an attempt to put into words what…
Corazones Y Murallas (Hearts & High Walls) (Cayuse Music) This long-planned project marks a bit of a departure for master string slinger and blues veteran Tim Williams, flashing back to his roots growing up in the San Pedro district of…
Easy Money (True North Records) Old Man Luedecke is approaching middle age. His sixth album shows that he is well into adulthood, singing about raising kids, the death of a parent, long, enduring love, facing your limits, not to mention…
Oklahoma (Concord Records) It seems that Keb' Mo' has a few things on his mind, and the L.A.-born singer/songwriter has made sure to get it all down on his 13th studio album, Oklahoma. The current political situation in America seems…
Rising Tide (Independent) There’s a real danger in releasing a debut album that sounds so good. Taivi, a Toronto-based songwriter who employs the single monicker, met Claire Lynch, who now spends much of her time in Canada, and the bluegrass…