Don't assume from his spiffy 1940s cover-art attire that ex-S.F. folk-rocker J.C. Hopkins (Flophouse) is going all Cocktail Nation on us. Where most exponents of the '90s lounge/neo-swing wave were style-over-substance acts, Hopkins wisely circumvents any pseudo-hepcat kitsch, preferring instead to draw upon enduring, more jazz-oriented exemplars (Count Basie,... More >>>