"'I Am Fretless' is an absolute masterpiece of experimental sounds of East vs. West. In this song Dyer takes his listeners on a journey splashed with color. The dynamics and the sounds of this piece [...]
"Brutal honesty roars out of Seattle, Washington - Tom Dyer sings songs about the harsh realities of today’s society with a strong blues background sounding similar to blues legend Howlin’ Wolf. Tom Dyer is a [...]
A short article on TD and GMR at: http://www.popbucket.co.uk/tom-dyer-at-the-forefront-of-independent-music-in-seattle/
"This music is an acquired taste, and not something everyone's going to love. This is because Dyer performs with a sort of musical primitivism. Steve Martin once titled one of his recordings, Comedy Is Not [...]
"Walkin' In The Sky," is one of the best offerings on I Ain't Blue Anymore showcasing the lower register of Dyer. The listener cannot help but wonder how much coarser Dyer can take his voice, [...]
"...stand-out track 'Walkin' in the Sky' is an homage to John Lee Hooker. Also included here is an impressive cover of Beefhearts' 'Smithsonian Institute Blues (Or The Big Dig)' - from 'Lick My Decals Off, [...]
First – let me say all my favorites for the year were released on Green Monkey, but here’s my favorites from the rest of the world. And yes I want to do the Gangnam Style [...]
"Summer Of Lust" is #3 on The Active Listener's Best Reissues of 2012 list. Nice!
Henry Boy Jenkins has a NEW Video for "Kiss Me Under The Mistletoe" - pretty sweet, baby!
Holiday greetings to you all – It is that time of year again, and, shock o’ shocks, this is the 4th annual GMR Xmas album. Using that inspiration we have titled it “Frothing [...]