• Danny Rose
    Music Reviews

    Danny Rose: “Hard Times a-Comin,’”

    “What the world needs now is another folk singer, like I need a hole in my head.” Great song, and maybe Cracker was right when the band released “Teen Angst (What the World Needs Now)” in 1992. But today, the world d-e-f-i-n-i-t-e-l-y needs another folk singer. And Danny Rose is just the right thumb-in-society’s eye troubadour for these times. The 25-year-old folk singer/songwriter from Brisbane, Australia, has studied the style — and look — of early ’60s folkies like an honor student. He cites Bob Dylan, Woody Guthrie and Phil Ochs as major influences. But he doesn’t need to tell us that. Just listen to his rhythmic acoustic guitar strums,…

  • Interview with Stanley Belton from Black Market Karma
    Live Music,  Pow Magazine,  Videos

    Interview with Stanley Belton from Black Market Karma

    Interview with Stanley Belton from Black Market Karma, April 10, 2021 Recorded on Zoom April 10, 2021 With Dennis Gonzales Founder of POW Tracks Featured: “Crystalline Sky Box” – From the album, The Technicolour Liquid Audio Machine “Mule Kick” – Live Video “Kodama” – Stanley performing a version of “Kodama” from track 4 on the NEW album Black Market Karma links: www.facebook.com/blackmarketkarm www.flowerpowerrecords.com/ https://www.instagram.com/blackmarketkarma/ https://twitter.com/blackmarketkarm www.youtube.com

  • Music Reviews,  Pow Magazine

    Listening with Your Eyes: Art d’Ecco’s Anything but Standard “In Standard Definition”

    The land that pioneered the Canadian tuxedo is not exactly known for glamour, perhaps unfairly (there’s a certain allure to double denim in the right hands!), but with the rise of glam sensation Art d’Ecco, all that may be about to change. Our neighbors to the north are full of contradictions — those legendarily mild-mannered citizens also pioneered ice hockey, one of the most brutal, bloody sports on earth. And sure, their resident moose are shy and gentle giants, but Canada geese, bullies of the bird world, appear hellbent on world domination. Perhaps it shouldn’t be surprising then that such a promising new glam rock star should emerge from the…