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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Q&A: Knock Down The House

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Q&A: Knock Down The House By Fred Topel. Last year, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez shook up American politics by winning a congressional seat in New York...
Music Reviews By The Rock Doctor - 2018

Music Reviews by the Rock Doctor – April 22nd, 2019

HERE AND NOW Ellis Mano Band (independent) **** Los Angeles has the Wrecking Crew and The Funk Brothers, Switzerland has these guys; top flight studio...

The Curse of La Llorona Interview: Linda Cardellini and Patricia Velazquez

The Curse of La Llorona Interview: Linda Cardellini and Patricia Velazquez By Fred Topel. The latest film in the Conjuring universe brings an old cultural legend...
Music Reviews By The Rock Doctor - 2018

Music Reviews by the Rock Doctor – April 14th, 2019

TELE MASTERS Arlen Roth (Aquinnah Records) ****** If you love great guitar playing with some twang, this will be the best purchase you ever...

Avengers Endgame Q&A

Avengers Endgame Q&A By Fred Topel. The casts of Marvel movies are always pretty tight lipped. In the case of Avengers: Endgame, they really can’t say...
Music Reviews By The Rock Doctor - 2018

Music Reviews by the Rock Doctor – April 1st, 2019

WILDERNESS ROAD Gino Vannelli (True North) ****** This makes 20 albums for Montreal’s Gino Vannelli. He’s been a spectacular pop song-smith for decades now, and...

Dumbo Q&A with Tim Burton and the Cast

Dumbo Q&A with Tim Burton and the Cast By Fred Topel. Dumbo is the star of Dumbo, but Dumbo wasn’t available for interviews. What a diva....
Music Reviews By The Rock Doctor - 2018

Music Reviews by the Rock Doctor – March 24th, 2019

HALFWAY HOME BY MORNING Matt Andersen (True North) ****** This soulful singer from New Brunswick is back with his tenth album, and it’s a beauty. ...
Music Reviews By The Rock Doctor - 2018

Music Reviews by the Rock Doctor – March 18th, 2019

JACKPOT! Vegas Strip Kings (Gutbukit Records) ***** This one of the most fun records I have come across in awhile.  Excellent musicianship forges a mix...
Music Reviews By The Rock Doctor - 2018

Music Reviews by the Rock Doctor – March 5th, 2019

THIS LAND Gary Clark Jr. (Warner Bros.) **** ½ This is Clark’s 3rd studio album, and his most stylistically diverse to date.  Loud, angry and...