Here, There & Everywhere: The Music (And More) That I’m Thankful For

By Don Heckman It’s that time of year again.  Thanksgiving Day has arrived.  And here’s my annual, continual and growing list of the many  reasons I have to be thankful. Let’s start with my most important reasons to be thankful: For my beautiful, loving, caring wife: Faith For my two incomparable children: Allegra and Alex… Read More Here, There & Everywhere: The Music (And More) That I’m Thankful For

The Dears Disappoint at the Key Club

by Casey Dolan The Canadian band, The Dears, led by singer-songwriter-guitarist Murray Lightburn and his wife Natalia Yanchak on keyboards, have had a hard time keeping it together since its inception in 1996. Mass defections have occurred and the married couple remain the only constant. The current and fourth studio album, “Missiles,” is full of… Read More The Dears Disappoint at the Key Club

New Web Address: We’re Going Indie, Baby!

by Casey Dolan All readers be advised: As of Dec. 1, 2008, our new address will be http://www.internationalreviewofmusic.com. We’re growing by leaps and bounds and setting up our own sovereign nation. No longer a WordPress colony (although their rule was benign), we will continue to forge ahead where music critics fear to tread! Thanks for the… Read More New Web Address: We’re Going Indie, Baby!