EvO:R Indie Reviews

EvO:R Pages
•  CD Reviews
•  About EvO:R
•  EvO:R Home
•  EvO:R-Pedia
•  EvO:R Sitemap
•  Home Page
•  Buy CD's
•  Free Music
•  About EvO:R
•  EvO:R Gear
•  Join EvO:R
•  Insider Tips
•  Guitars
•  Music News
•  Discussion
•  Best Sites
Carrera Reviews
•  CD Reviews
•  Caterine
•  Chigger Red
•  Frank Cotolo
•  Karl Kalbaugh
•  Roberto Luz
•  R.I.P.E.
•  TL2 Review
•  Southern Logic
•  JDA Review
•  Jeza Review
•  2nd Story Review
•  Industry Links
•  Band Links
Indie CD's
• CD's Gospel
• CD's Soul
• CD's Hip Hop
• CD's Dance
• CD's Electronic
• CD's Pop
• CD's R&B
• CD's Rap
• CD's Urban
• CD's Funk
• CD's Industrial
• CD's Seasonal
• CD's Funk
• CD's New Age
• CD's Guitars
• CD's Jazz
• CD's Classical
• CD's Comedy
• CD's Country
• CD's Folk
• CD's Rock
• CD's Alternative
• CD's Blues
• CD's World
• CD's Metal
•  Testimonials
•  Contact Us
•  Suggest Us
•  Link to Us
•  EvO:R Hats
•  EvO:R Shirts
•  EvO:R Clocks
•  EvO:R Visors
•  EvO:R Gear
• Radio
• PodCast
Ask Rick
• Guitar Questions
Welcome to EvO:R Entertainment
  •  The Independent Musicians CD Reviews

    Welcome to the EvO:R Independent CD Reviews Section.
    I would like to take a few minutes to introduce ourselves to everyone. The EvO:R review section features reviews from various independent musicians that submit material for our consideration.

    I wanted to let you know a little about our review teams collective thoughts on music. It's important to let the people we review know what we think of their music and how we listened to their creations.

    We hold nothing back! The team has been instructed to be honest and respectful of all CD's reviewed.
    The EvO:R CD Review Team

     Heart Strings
    Irena Hart
    Reviewed by: Rory Richardson
    Edited by: Cyrus Rhodes

    About the Artist
    This is Hart’s second release entitled “Heart Strings” released in 2011 and it certainly doesn’t disappoint. This is one Connecticut artist that brings to the table effective songwriting coupled with a passionate vocal delivery and amazing dance sound. Musical flavors presented: Contemporary Pop, Singer/Songwriter. Modern Dance.

    The opening track "Heart Strings” sets the stage rather well for this CD. It was a melodic intro piece that gently took me by the hand and stuck in my head and had me eager for what lied ahead. All in all the whole CD is brilliantly delivered via Gold Standard Musicianship and an impressive vocal front (vocals and visuals). Musical overtones reminded me a bit of Taylor Dane, Madonna, Alicia Keys. There are some fantastic pieces on this CD which gives this musical production a polished and catchy vibe. Hart’s vocal presence works very well track for track, and her band just grooves together. The beats and rhythmic sampling are perfect for this genera. The meanings of these songs is pretty straight forward – but full of passion and priceless wisdom at the same time. She clearly has all the singer/songwriter qualities needed to gravitate a fan base.

    Favorite piece on the CD is a toss up between “Deeper Everyday” and “Nothing to Give You.”
    Song Samples from the CD
    All song samples are from Irena Hart’s – Heart Strings CD available through REVERBNATION http://www.reverbnation.com/artist/song_details/1893732

    This CD will simply make your day a brighter place with songs of love and hope. But they are like a drug and like the title implies it will tug on your heart string with truthful and honest subject matter. The strong suit of Hart is clearly her Euro sex appeal. At the end of the CD you will find yourself inspired, invigorated and in the mood to open up your heart and let her in.
    10 star rating average – This CD gets 8.5 stars

    Rory Richardson...EvO:R Reviewer. Edited by Cyrus Rhodes

    About the Editor:
    Cyrus Rhodes is also President of Katavi Arts kataviarts.com a record label based out of Seattle, WA. He also plays guitar for local rock band Seven Against Thebes, Over the years Rhodes has been a guitarist in a touring band, band manager, booking agent, A&R representative, talent buyer, executive producer and most recently a syndicated music critic. His reviews have been posted on USA TODAY and HEADLINE NEWS. In 2009 he launched INDIE MUSIC DIGEST. IMD is dedicated the helping Independent Artists and only accepts material from unsigned bands.

  •  Cyrus's Record Label kataviarts.com
  •  Cyrus's band Seven Against Thebes www.7at.net
  •  Drum Dynasty www.drumdynasty.com
  • The EvO:R CD Reviews Home Page

    Want EvO:R to review your music?
    It will be honest and above all, very interesting. You will be granted permission to reproduce the review or link to the review on any artist websites or social media sites.

    Due to the cost involved with hiring quality reviewers we will require a $15.00 donation when submitting a CD for review. Simply click the "donate" button to the right to donate $15.00 for your professional review.

    After making your donation you can send your CD to:
  • Charlie Harrelson
    EvO:R Reviewer
    855 Markham Wood Rd
    Longwood, Fl.

  • Please, no emails with links to music. We do require a CD for any reviews.
    Reviews will appear in the order that CD's are sent so don't delay as it takes a few weeks for reviews to appear! If your CD is good enough it may qualify for the top 25 Indie CD's of all time.

  • All content © 2001 -2012 EvO:R Entertainment