Musical Highlights Of 2021

John Sykes - Dawning Of A Brand New Day Guitar maestro John Sykes immediately let us know that 2021 was going to be a better year than 2020.  On New Year's Day he released the new song Dawning Of A Brand New Day.  What an unexpected surprise and a fantastic way to begin the new … Continue reading Musical Highlights Of 2021

Genesis Musings: Conviction Versus Nostalgia

The current Genesis tour The Last Domino? has me thinking a great deal about one of my favorite bands.  The music of Genesis has been an important part of my life for forty years. Reading the various comments on social media about the tour has my head spinning at times.  The comments seem to be … Continue reading Genesis Musings: Conviction Versus Nostalgia

Album Spotlight: Innocence And Illusion by Amanda Lehmann

Innocence And Illusion is the debut album by the incredibly talented Amanda Lehmann.  Lehmann has seen her profile steadily rise over the past decade as a result of her musical association with Steve Hackett.  Hackett has utilized Lehmann's talents in the studio and in the live arena to great effect.  Serving as a backing vocalist, … Continue reading Album Spotlight: Innocence And Illusion by Amanda Lehmann

Harmony For Elephants: A Charity Album With Ties To Steve Hackett And Genesis

In 2018 the album Harmony For Elephants was released with little fanfare.  This album deserves a great deal more attention.  Featured on the album are original songs donated to the project in an effort to raise money and awareness for the charity group Elephants For Africa. The group's mission is to protect endangered African elephants.  Most … Continue reading Harmony For Elephants: A Charity Album With Ties To Steve Hackett And Genesis