Sunday, July 5, 2020

Review: Rae Morris – From Above EP

If, like me, you have been waiting for Rae Morris' new EP since she first gave us word of it, and if you have...

Live Review: Jon Russell (The Head And The Heart) – The...

About two years ago, I stumbled upon a solo acoustic video of an unreleased Head And The Heart song. Let’s Be Still turned out...

Review: Van Dyke Parks – Re-Issues

Composer, arranger, lyricist, singer, former child actor, and “One of the…geniuses  of American pop music” according to no less an authority than Pere...

Album Review: Slow Club – Paradise

Slow Club's debut album, Yeah, So, is indie-pop perfection. It's just the right mix of sincerity and whimsy; sweet without being cloying, heartfelt without...

Album Review: Sharon Van Etten – Remind Me Tomorrow

It’s been over four years since Are We There, and Sharon Van Etten is back with...

Album Review: Reina del Cid – Morse Code

I stumbled across Reina del Cid about a year or so ago. It was one of those endless journeys through Youtube where...

Review: Iron & Wine – Ghost On Ghost

Ghost On Ghost is Sam Beam's fifth studio album as Iron & Wine. It is another sonic stride away from the beautiful low-fi campfire...

Album Review: First Aid Kit – Stay Gold

Stay Gold is the third album to be released by Swedish sibling duo First Aid Kit. Johanna and Klara Söderberg have once again teamed...

Live Review: Sufjan Stevens – Kings Theater Brooklyn, NY

When Sufjan Stevens expressed interest in learning trumpet at a young age, his stepmother ignored the request and ordered an oboe to their home...

Album & Live Review: LUMP – Band On The Wall, Manchester

Last Sunday night, a tribe of Manchester’s most keen and curious residents overlooked the bellowing sunshine and flocked towards the darkest room in the...