Rick Keene Music Scene – Top Ten Musician’s New Year’s Resolutions

In the with new bathwater - out with the old. Everyone attempts to improve when a New Year arrives. Better lifestyles - better outlooks. Everyone, it seems, not content with their current situation. Why Should Musicians Be Different ? Here are the Top Ten Musician's New Year's Resolutions. Stop playing free gigs for my Grandma … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Top Ten Musician’s New Year’s Resolutions

Rick Keene Music Scene – Delfeayo Marsalis; Part of Jazz Royalty

We all know the Marsalis clan. Yet - do we? Delfeayo Marsalis is the unsung hero. The master of arranging, producing, conducting and teaching. He is also no slouch musically either. All the Marsalis' children were raised with a social conscience and it shines through directly in Delfeayo's release; Make America Great Again. Plese listen … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Delfeayo Marsalis; Part of Jazz Royalty

Top Ten Musical Reasons to be Thankful

Where would we be without music? Even the Monkees give pleasure to thousands globally through real and imagined tunes. Here now are the Top Ten Musical Reasons to be Thankful! 10. All the Blues and Country artists who set the foundation for popular music today. Rock, R and B, Soul, Disco, Rap, Hip Hop - … Continue reading Top Ten Musical Reasons to be Thankful

Ben ‘Racine’ – Roots Music is ‘One of a Kind’

'Modus Operandi' ... The mission or a song? Both for The Ben Racine Band on their debut album; One of a Kind. 'Modus Operandi' is the third track on an album which has just been released through Iguane Records in Montreal. As with every other track on the disc - the standout is Racine's voice. … Continue reading Ben ‘Racine’ – Roots Music is ‘One of a Kind’