Gideon Thomas

Gideon Thomas is a writer, journalist and music researcher, with interests in traditional music, from the United Kingdom and the United States. His work has been published in academic journals and a range of online music publications, and he is currently involved in research projects and journalistic work. His blog can be found at

Reviews // 22 Articles

Della Mae: Della Mae | 11 Jun 2015 // 9:10 PM

Thrusting, driving, rootsy, and gutsy, Della Mae hit home on their self-titled sophomore album.

Pokey LaFarge: Something in the Water | 7 Jun 2015 // 10:04 PM

New album from Midwest heroes Pokey LaFarge mines a rich seam of roots styles, on a record which is joyous, musically seamless, progressive, and celebratory all in one.

//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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