3 items by Sandy Masuo

  • The Jethro Tull Christmas Album

    The Jethro Tull Christmas Album | ALBUM REVIEW

    Jethro Tull wear the holiday spirit well — think Aqualung after the Christmas ghosts have had their way with him. The originals simmer with eccentric, eclectic, folky energy, rocking ditties threaded through with Celtic stylings, jazzy undercurrents,...

    December 17, 2003 12:00 AM ET
  • Arrival

    Arrival | ALBUM REVIEW

    Journey were the epitome of commercial Eighties rock. They still are, more than twenty-five years after the band first formed in San Francisco. Despite a couple significant lineup changes — singer Steve Augeri and drummer Deen Castronovo...

    April 2, 2001 12:00 AM ET
  • Unplugged

    Unplugged | ALBUM REVIEW

    Considering the hard, serrated edges of Alice in Chains' first two albums, it came as a surprise when the band opted for an understated, semi-acoustic tack on 1994's Jar of Flies EP. Even more surprising were the...

    February 2, 1998 12:00 AM ET