Category: Concert Reviews – Archive

July 26, 2020 / Concert Reviews - Archive

The Reservoir Room, June 27 7/10 If The Wharf Revue goes ahead this October, it will be the finale of the show that, since 2000, has had politicians wondering why they bother to fund the arts. The poor sods donate great wads of our money, and in return are rendered…

July 2, 2020 / Concert Reviews - Archive

Jazz: NOW Wired June 6 7/10 Perhaps live music video streams are here to stay – especially when the sound is this good. Of course they’ll never replace the electricity of musicians and listeners crammed into the same room, but now that we’ve adjusted to them in the COVID-19 age,…

June 26, 2020 / Concert Reviews - Archive

These Digital Times, May 30 Streaming just doesn’t quite cut it, does it? When Gretchen Parlato performed in the cavernous Verbrugghen Hall two years ago, I suggested that, given her work’s smaller-than-life ethos, a more appropriate venue may have been a living room. Well, here she was streaming from her…