Book Review: Barrett Martin explores “The Singing Earth”

The Singing Earth is Barrett Martin’s love letter to music. There’s an emphasis on drumming, of course; it’s Martin’s primary instrument. But he makes it clear that he’s excited by many other different types of music as well — and he has no hesitation in traveling around the world in his search to discover new sounds.

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New Orleans Food & Funk Festival 2017 Announced for September 29

So with the resume of the first band it’s pretty clear that the Upstream team is going to try and surpass last year’s epic outing. It’s going to be quite the task though, after the thrilling performances that was turned in by Bo Dollis Jr. & the Wild Magnolia Mardi Gras Indian Band and Jon Cleary and The Absolute Monster Gentlemen.

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