Lettuce – Elevate

https://nysmusic.com/2019/06/14/hearing-aide-lettuce-elevate/   Brooklyn based funk outfit, Lettuce, has been one of the pioneers in modern funk and jam music. The band’s skill and taste, combined with their ability to blend historic and popular music aesthetics together puts them in the spotlight for aspiring bands. The spotlight is nothing new to Lettuce and they are perpetually growing a global fan base. In fact, members Adam Deitch … Continue reading Lettuce – Elevate

Freekbass – All The Way This. All The Way That.

https://nysmusic.com/2019/06/02/hearing-aide-freekbass-all-the-way-this-all-the-way-that/ Hail the almighty bass – a beautiful cornerstone of countless bands through history. Its versatility is a product of its transformation over time, to become a tool that is both seismic and transient. With such a dichotomy, the possibilities are endless, and that attracts some of the most sagacious of musical minds. Chris “Freekbass” Sherman is one such person; his bombastic aesthetic and revolutionary … Continue reading Freekbass – All The Way This. All The Way That.

Lord Electro – Reinvigorator

https://nysmusic.com/2018/12/03/hearing-aide-lord-electro-reinvigorator/ Lord Electro, a budding electronic band from Albany, figures out a way to make their synth stand out as a staple lead tone by creating rich rhythmic grooves which fit like a puzzle piece underneath competent key lines with various changing characteristics… Read the rest of the review at NYS Music (link above)! Continue reading Lord Electro – Reinvigorator

The Upstart Crows – Self-Titled

https://nysmusic.com/2018/09/29/hearing-aide-the-upstart-crows-the-upstart-crows/ Moving out from a small college town music scene into one of the world’s largest and most diverse arts cities is daunting. For The Upstart Crows, fitting in means being different. So, when they moved from a small college town in New Hampshire into the Big Apple, they were able to settle right in… Read the rest at the link above!   Continue reading The Upstart Crows – Self-Titled

Groovestick – Mosaic

https://nysmusic.com/2018/09/27/hearing-aide-groovestick-mosaic/ Mosaic carves out a unique jazz-funk sound in the vein of Head Hunters while injecting subtle pop melodies, making the album as accessible as it is complex. Original member Dan Gerken (guitar/bass/vocals) has assembled a power house of a group with Chris Carballeira on keyboard/vocals and Dave Berger on drums…. Read the rest at the link above! Continue reading Groovestick – Mosaic

Amy Helm – This Too Shall Light

https://nysmusic.com/2018/09/20/hearing-aid-amy-helm-this-too-shall-light/ Amy Helm’s album This Too Shall Lightcomes out Friday, September 21 on Yep Roc Records. Produced by Grammy-award winning producer Joe Henry, this 10-track album delivers on illuminating a whole different side of Helm’s already unique songwriting style… Read the rest at the link above! Continue reading Amy Helm – This Too Shall Light

Funktional Flow Turns Up The Heat In Buffalo

https://nysmusic.com/2018/09/19/funktional-flow-turns-up-the-heat-in-buffalo/   It was a hot night in Buffalo, the same night that Elton John was playing at Key Bank Center for his Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour. Parking was difficult since the Elton John show was a sellout, but neither the heat nor the traffic could deter people from showing strong for Funktional Flow’s show at Iron Works…   Read the rest at the … Continue reading Funktional Flow Turns Up The Heat In Buffalo