Music Reviews

Billy Porter: Billy's Back on Broadway
By Zachary Stewart · Apr 15, 2014 · New York City

The Tony Award winner from Broadway's Kinky Boots releases a new album of Broadway favorites spun in his own unique style.

Audra McDonald: Go Back Home
By Zachary Stewart · Jun 19, 2013 · New York City
Album artwork for Go Back Home. Hearing Audra McDonald's glorious voice singing a very legit version of Alicia Keys' part in "Empire State of Mind" as Neil Patrick Harris ...
Molly Ringwald — Except Sometimes
By Robby Ritacco · Apr 18, 2013 · New York City
Album artwork for Except Sometimes© Concord Music Group If you're wondering what Molly Ringwald has been up to since her heyday as the reigning redheaded queen of the '80s, ...
Megan Hilty: It Happens All the Time
By Robby Ritacco · Mar 12, 2013 · New York City
Album artwork for It Happens All the Time It's official. Megan Hilty has infiltrated mainstream media from all angles. After cleverly sneaking into the ...
Now.Here.This. Cast Recording, Eden Espinosa's Look Around Among December's Finest CD Releases
By Andy Propst · Dec 31, 2012 · New York City
Now.Here.This. (Original Cast Recording) (Ghostlight Records)The folks who established the benchmark for metatheatrics in musical theater with [title of show] ...
Broadway's Carols for a Cure
By Andy Propst · Dec 10, 2012 · New York City
If you're looking to put some invigorating spark into your holiday playlist this year, consider the 14th edition of Broadway's Carols for a Cure. ...
Tony Bennett, Robert Cuccioli, Jason Gould, Andrea Marcovicci, Brian Stokes Mitchell and 15 More Fall CDs
By Andy Propst · Oct 29, 2012 · New York City
Brian Stokes Mitchell - Simply Broadway (CDBaby) This Tony Award winner surveys about half a century of musical theater on this solo disc that makes for an often stirring ...
Sixteeen Superb September CDs
By Andy Propst · Sep 25, 2012 · New York City
Nice Work If You Can Get It (Original Broadway Cast Recording) (Shout! Factory) The care that's gone into this new cast album is apparent as soon as it begins playing and ...
Dream a Little Dream: Live at the Café Carlyle / Pipe Dream
By Andy Propst · Sep 18, 2012 · New York City
Fans of Tony Award nominee Laura Osnes' silky vocals have two new reasons to celebrate: her debut solo CD, Dream A Little Dream: Live at the Café Carlyle (Broadway Records)...
Megan Hilty in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
By Andy Propst · Sep 3, 2012 · New York City
They're formidable shoes to fill -- having been worn by the likes of Carol Channing and Marilyn Monroe -- but as the Masterworks Broadway new recording of New York ...