Category Archives: Reviews & Praise

Bourdain finds a ‘masterpiece’ in Buffalo

Some early press on the episode of No Reservations with Tony and I in Buffalo. Bourdain says of Nelson Starr: “Now that James Brown is dead, (Starr) is the hardest working man in show business.” In the 15-minute Buffalo segment, … Continue reading

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Tonawanda News: Profile

PROFILE: ‘No Reservations’ for local musician June 30, 2008 10:19 am — KENMORE — Rock music once had a business model based on movies and sitcoms from the 1950s, one that involved neighborhood kids in a basement, constant practice leading … Continue reading

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Buffalo News Review: Jeff Martin Tour

Jeff Martin brings his first tour as solo artist to Buffalo By JEFF MIERS NEWS POP MUSIC CRITIC 7/7/2006 Former Tea Party mastermind Jeff Martin kicks off the second leg of his very first tour as a solo artist with … Continue reading

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Thursday at the Square summer concert

Jeff Martin brings his first tour as solo artist to Buffalo By JEFF MIERS NEWS POP MUSIC CRITIC 7/7/2006 Former Tea Party mastermind Jeff Martin kicks off the second leg of his very first tour as a solo artist with … Continue reading

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John Lombardo — Founding member of the 10,000 Maniacs and John and Mary

It’s extremely rare to encounter a pure musician- the unique artist who can skip the middle step of trial and error and translate a melodic idea straight away into a credible performance. Whenever I’ve had the pleasure of working with … Continue reading

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Robbie Konikoff — Studio Owner (Audio Magic) and Talent Scout

His brilliantly crafted songs, distinctive and memorable vocals, and always innovative music production make Nelson Starr the Steve Winwood of his generation… the total package. I am a huge fan of his musical artistry and extremely humbled and proud to … Continue reading

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Ken Rutkowski — Producer/Engineer/Owner, Outer Limit Recording Studio

In my ten years of studio ownership, no one has challenged my ears like Nelson. When working with him I always need to make sure I am at the top of my game. Nelson’s musicianship surpasses that of any of … Continue reading

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