Tuesday, January 5 2010
An old-time American jug band complete with a genuine old-time American jug.
Tuesday, December 1 2009
You are left with a memory of thrills and spills, daring and speculation, worlds visited and obstacles overcome. Beat Circus have provided one of the highs of the year.
Wednesday, November 4 2009
A thoughtful, wistful, and likable album.
Thursday, June 25 2009
Honest Downhome Folk
Wednesday, June 17 2009
Proof that Americana is still winning her over.
Sunday, May 3 2009
This book asserts that however ineluctable sex and death may be, the life of the mind, or lack thereof, is where we find or lose our true selves.
Tuesday, April 14 2009
The Felice Brothers’ latest effort is a looser affair -- far more The Basement Tapes than Blood on the Tracks -- yet still mirrors their self-titled in both its strengths and flaws. Where’s the growth?
Monday, April 6 2009
A swaying, strong-jawed album.
Monday, March 23 2009
When these musicians push their instruments as far as they'll go they don't hide it.
Tuesday, December 9 2008
The jazz/Americana/anything violinist creates a new set of riveting soundscapes.