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 // 8:10 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 // 9:04 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

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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