Author Archives: John Borack

Reviews, Reviews, and More Reviews! 2016 Wrapup

It’s been awhile since I’ve offered any of my bullheaded musical opinions around these parts; it’s been a hectic/jam-packed/stressful three months or so for me, mainly due to a deadline I had to meet for my next book, as well …

Concert Review: Ringo Starr and His All-Starr Band

by John M. Borack The over and under on “Peace and Loves” was twelve as Ringo Starr and his All-Starr band recently visited Orange County, CA for the first time in more than fifteen years. Ringo brought out the heavy artillery …

CD Review: The Armoires’ “Incidental Lightshow”

THE ARMOIRES – Incidental Lightshow “I want to be more than a demographic,” the Armoires sing on “Responsible,” one of the key tracks on their affecting debut release, Incidental Lightshow. The dozen tracks here – sometimes haunting, sometimes joyous, always …