Bill Clifford

Bill is a New England based freelance critic whose writing has been published in Paste Magazine, Relix Magazine, Performing Songwriter Magazine, The Hartford Advocate and Hartford Courant,, Yahoo Music, among others.

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Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 37 Articles
Blogs // 7 Articles

The Inagural Nateva: A Magnificent Success | 13 Jul 2010 // 5:00 PM

An ideal location, perfect weather, wonderful people, and everything you could want in a festival experience.


Will Hoge Survives the Wreckage | 8 Apr 2010 // 5:00 PM

It never entered his mind that he wouldn’t tour again, but after the accident, Will Hoge was eager just to walk again.


Will Hoge: Number Seven | 28 Feb 2012 // 4:00 PM

Is Tennessee-based roots rocker Will Hoge the Next Springsteen?

Charlie Faye: Travels With Charlie | 31 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM

Travels with Charlie is a fine memoir from a young and talented singer/songwriter.


Phish: Super Ball IX: Watkins Glen International Speedway | 18 Jul 2011 // 1:00 AM

Superball IX is really is a world unto itself.

Ryan Montbleau Band - "Chariot (I Know)" (video) | 23 Aug 2010 // 8:55 PM

Keep an eye and an ear tuned to Mixed Media each week until 9/21 for new videos.

//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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