Kevin Pearson
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by:Larm 2009: Hot Music from the Frost-Bitten North | 15 Apr 2009 // 5:00 PM

Despite the cold conditions and snow-filled streets, Scandinavia’s premier music festival was a warm and welcoming affair, affording time to not only see some top notch music, but also explore Oslo as well.

M for Montréal - Leonard Cohen Eats There | 5 Feb 2009 // 3:00 PM

Montréal may sit a mere 37 miles north of the American border and, for me, a short 90-minute flight from Philadelphia, yet the former Canadian capital really is a world away. PopMatters visits the M for Montréal in search of great new Canadian music and the soul of a city.


Beirut: 6 May 2009 - Brussels, Belgium | 22 Jun 2009 // 5:00 PM

Zach Condon and his cohorts approach these songs like they’re playing musical Risk, not just invading countries, but soaking in their sounds.

Arbouretum: Song of the Pearl | 11 Jun 2009 // 5:00 PM

Arbouretum's third album is an earthy record with dirt under its fingernails, and eyes always fixed firmly on the horizon.


A Hawk and a Hacksaw: 23 May 2009 - Maschinenhaus, Berlin, Germany | 3 Jun 2009 // 2:20 AM

Words by Kevin Pearson / Photos by Kate Legere

By:Larm -- Photo Teaser | 5 Mar 2009 // 12:00 AM

Words and Pictures by Kevin Pearson

//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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