Desert Island List: Henrik Hytteballe, Musician

In 1986 Henrik Hytteballe and Sokomo formed the duo haiku. Their 2006 debut album, “haiku,” mixed guitar rock and ambient music to create the perfect soundtrack for reflection and relaxation. Hytteballe released “flow,” a solo project, in 2009. The music is ambient electronica and meditative music. Hytteballe, a music enthusiast, shared his 10 favorite albums.…

New Music Releases 12/20/11

ROCK Kevin Hearn – “Cloud Maintenance” (Dangerbird Records) HIP-HOP Common – “The Dreamer, The Believer” (TCM) HOLIDAY Alexander O’Neal – “My Gift to You” [Remastered] (Tabu Records)    

Indie Artist Spotlight: Jeanne Ricks

Jeanne Ricks was born to play the guitar. As the child of musical parents, music was always a part of her life. Although she had a piano, violin, recorder, and flute at her disposal, it was an old banged up guitar that became her instrument of choice. When Ricks’ parents noticed their daughter’s budding talent,…