Tuesday, October 28 2014
Poe’s raven crowed “Nevermore” not “Nevermind”. If there is no God and no devil, then why there is death is the unanswerable koan here.
Monday, October 20 2014
The Nightjar and the Garden is a highly literary effort, a testament to a woman's trying faith in a time and place where it is a commodity that is being continuously challenged.
Friday, October 17 2014
Throughout her long and legendary career, Lucinda Williams has garnered a reputation for dismissing any notions of rules, expectations, or boundaries.
The latest from M.C. Taylor and Scott Hirsch's country-leaning band serves as an re-introduction and a rebirth for their signature sound.
Thursday, September 1 2011
One Man Mutiny is a showcase for former Replacement Tommy Stinson’s skills mining disparate genres of music, from the blues to jangle pop to country.
Sunday, August 14 2011
Essential listening for anyone with even a casual interest in either Wilco or Radiohead.
Sunday, July 31 2011
Today This Year is a crackling statement – or, at least, it starts out that way.
Tuesday, June 28 2011
After being mesmerized by Forever, you'll get the sense that this trio might just be one of the best-kept secrets in the American indie scene today.
Thursday, June 16 2011
Skins is a shadow of Buffalo Tom’s glorious early ‘90s peak with all of the edginess filed away, but that’s to be expected.
Tuesday, June 7 2011
There is a ragged glory to the sounds of Country Mice’s debut album, Twister, and the flannel factor flies ferociously.