Album Reviews

Music You Don't Know You Like Yet

THE NIKHIL KORULA BAND

Music of the New Day

2012-02-25

Nikhil Korula got his start as a backing vocalist for such artists as Barry Manilow, Mike and the Mechanics, and Luther Vandross. He started his own band roughly nine years ago. Music of the New Day is The Nikhil Korula Band’s third album. This is a mild rock album with hints of reggae (“Where Are You Now”) and blues (“All Up To You” & the Bo Diddley cover, “Before You Accuse Me”). There are also hints of jam band leanings such as the sort of Dave Matthews-sounding “A Song For LA”. Whichever direction this band leans, they never take it all the way. This lands Music of the New Day smack dab in the middle, afraid to travel down any road that might be the least bit interesting or challenging. Rebecca Ruth

Quick Links:

More reviews tagged #Rock

  • reviewed 03/2007

    Leroy Justice
    Revolution's Son

  • reviewed 03/2007

    Al and the Black Cats
    Shakin At The Knees

  • reviewed 06/2006

    WILL HOGE
    The Man Who Killed Love

  • reviewed 01/2011

    IVAN & ALYOSHA
    Fathers Be Kind EP

  • reviewed 03/2007

    Malea McGuinness
    True Believer

  • reviewed 02/2006

    GREG JOHNSON
    Here Comes the Caviar

Compiled by the WYCE Journalism Club

The opinions expressed in these reviews are those of the individual volunteers that submitted the article and do not necessarily reflect the views of WYCE or GRCMC; nor its staff, donors, or affiliates.