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3 Doors Down – No Kryptonite Here

Music Reviews 2011 – 3 Doors Down – Time Of My Life Mississippi’s own modern rockers–3 Doors Down–released their fifth studio album, Time of My Life, on July 19, 2011.  For the band’s faithful, it doesn’t disappoint.  This album rocks … Continue reading

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Kid Rock – Voice of a Generation?

Music Reviews 2011 – Kid Rid – Born Free Kid Rock’s tenth album, Born Free, released November 16th, 2010, is his best yet.  And that’s saying something, given the success of 2007’s Rock N Roll Jesus–Kid Rock’s first #1 album. … Continue reading

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Lou Reed and Metallica – Lulu

Lulu is a small town girl. She got in Lou Reed’s head. Lulu is the subject of the unlikely pairing of Lou Reed and Metallica. Metallica fans are none too pleased with the collaboration. Continue reading

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Red Hot Chili Peppers – I’m With You

The Red Hot Chili Peppers are still kickin’, funky as ever, in 2011. The band, sans John Frusciante, released I’m With You, it’s 10th studio album, on August 26th. Continue reading

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Evanescence – Nope, Quite the Opposite~!

Evanescence’s self-titled third studio album delivers the same epic grandeur, heavy guitars, orchestral layering, and brilliant, emotive vocals that we’ve come to expect of Rock Goddess Amy Lee. It just takes some “wearing in” to find that magic feel. Continue reading

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Chickenfoot III – Rocks Hard~!

SuperGroup Chickenfoot released its second album September 27th, 2011. Chickenfoot III rocks hard, picking up right where Chickenfoot I left off. And nobody said they were good at math. Continue reading

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Joe Bonamassa – The Rest of the Story

The thoughtfully considered, “worn-in” comprehensive yet executive level review of the Joe Bonamassa discography follows. Continue reading

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Joe Bonamassa – The Best Guitarist You’ve Never Heard Of!

~ Until Now!  Because that’s what I’m here for! ~ JDPF Music Reviews 2011 – Joe Bonamassa Wow! Twice in one year, I’ve been stunned by my own ignorance of music.  I now concede, in Rumsfeldian terms, that “I don’t … Continue reading

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David Cook – Better than Ever! -`-

David Cook has just released his sophomore album–This Loud Morning. This album showcases a more seasoned, reflective Cook–showing him at his best since his Idol winning run. Continue reading

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The Black Keys – Where Have I Been?

The Black Keys are a force in modern music, creating killer music for over a decade. So, where have I been? This article highlights the music of the Black Keys, from their roots to the seemingly ubiquitous role they play amidst pop-culture in 2011. Check ’em out! Continue reading

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