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The Mike Eldred Trio delivers rock to its roots.

Mike Eldred Trio, “Bossa Nova Baby” By Bruce Sylvester The deeper “The Mike Eldred Trio” (Rip Cat) digs into American roots music, the stronger they sound.   Those powerful a cappella harmonies on the opener, “Don’t Go Down There,” have vestiges …

Elvis box relives 1956.

By Bruce Sylvester  1956 marked turning points for young Elvis Presley.  On January 10 — two days after he turned 21 — he left his Memphis home for Nashville for his initial RCA Victor recording session (Victor having purchased his …