In New York: Tyce Takes The Metropolitan Room

  Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook     His album hero (on Broadway Records) came out in March; an SRO show soon followed at Steve Walter’s Cutting Room and last night Tyce and his band kicked off a six-date East Coast tour and delivered just an impressive rendering of his album. With a lovely, opening set from […]

Interview: New York City Based Musician Tyce Talks Tour

  When Broadway Records’ Tyce released his Hero project in March, critics and listeners alike were stunned with Tyce’s re-working of the classic Jim Steinman-songs from Meat Loaf’s 1977 Bat Out of Hell album. Tyce was the first male-vocalist to work with Steinman since Meat Loaf. Demand for Tyce live only grew with an appearance […]

In The Glorious Corner: TV’s “The Sinner, Taylor Swifts Rules, In-Demand Musician Tyce, Micky Dolenz’s Guest-Spot on Hulu’s “Difficult People”

    G.H. Harding  SINNER MAN — I’ve watched all four episodes so far of USA’s The Sinner and have to declare it a substantial success. Bill Pullman, toplining with Jessica Biel, is just outstanding. A cop with a dark secret (very much nota new idea) is just dazzling. With a Kris Kringle-like white beard, at […]

The Glorious Corner: FX “Feud” Over, Madonna’s Blonde Ambition, Monkee Michael Nesmith’s New Book, “Infinite Tuesday” and More!

    G.H. Harding    FEUD OVER — This past week I watched the final two installments of Ryan Murphy’s Feud on FX, which depicted the tumultuous relationship between Joan Crawford and Bette Davis. I think this was one of the best things I’ve watched on the small screen since Murphy’s OJ-series. The writing was […]

The Glorious Corner: Tyce Unplugged, Honey West New Release, WNEW Radio Charlie Jefferds, Don Rickles Passes and More

    G.H. Harding  TYCE UNPLUGGED — After his debut album was released last month and a SRO-show held at Steve Walter’s Cutting Room, with a full spot-on band; Broadway Records hosted a Tyce-Unplugged show Wednesday night at SIR in lower-Manhattan. Backed only by producer Zak Lloyd (who was just exceptional), Tyce ran acoustically through […]

The Glorious Corner: The Beatles Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band Super Deluxe Edition, The Who’s Tommy, HBO’s Big Little Lies and More!

G.H. Harding  PEPPERED AGAIN — Details have started to emerge as the Beatles prepare an expanded 50th anniversary reissue of 1967’s Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band – including the extra content, a release date and information regarding various formats. A sprawling six-disc Super Deluxe Edition is being offered, as are two-CD, two-LP and single-disc […]

Today in The Glorious Corner: Feud: Bette and Joan, Sister Sledge Member Passes, Kong: Skull Island Review , Micky Dolenz’s A Little Bit Rock & Roll Show and More!

G.H. Harding  FAMILY FEUD —  We watched the second episode of Ryan Murphy’s Feud: Bette and Joan (FX), that depicts the story of screen legends Joan Crawford and Bette Davis as they finally meet to work together on the movie Whatever Happened to Baby Jane? The overview is that the two actresses always disliked one another; more out of a […]

Today in The Glorious Corner: Rising Star Tyce’s Cutting Room Debut, George Michael Cause of Death Update, Micky Dolenz and Sis Coco at Feinstein’s NYC’s 54 Below and More

G.H. Harding  TYCE’S CUTTING DEBUT-— Last night at Steve Walter’s Cutting Room in NYC was the debut performance of the album Hero by Tyce. As we’ve said, Hero is the re-imagining of the best of the Jim Steinman catalog. We were granted a special audience at their sound check in the afternoon and just marveled yet again at the work of Steinman; terrific […]

Today in the Glorious Corner: Ed Sheeran, Netflix’s The OA, The Moody Blues and More!

    G.H. Harding  MORE SHEERAN –— In celebration of his 26th birthday, global ED SHEERAN shares “How Would You Feel (Paean),”– a brand new song from his highly anticipated album ÷ (pronounced divide), which will be released on March 3rd via Atlantic Records. “How Would You Feel (Paean)” is available now at all DSPs and streaming […]