All Connected

By on May 7, 2015 in Reviews | 2 comments

Like steam rolling off a mug of hot coffee on a perfect May morning, the opening song on Paul Hubert’s new CD won’t just enhance your chances of a successful day. It’ll also make the beans taste that much better. “Fiddle Head Rag” is the first cut off “All Connected” and it’s simply gorgeous. An instrumental performed solo by the retired teacher from Ashland who never seems to be without his pork pie hats. But you can’t noodle around all day (don’t want the coffee getting cold), so Hubert moves on. He gets to singing on “Come By” and it sounds like an invitation to a party, whereas “Get Along Home” is really just a long goodbye. Hurbert is heading home to the “gal he loves so much.” Towards the end of the song I thought of Rick Danko from the Band wiggling back and forth playing the fiddle....