Articles tagged folk-pop

Ane Brun - “I Wanna Know What Love Is” (video) (premiere)

Ane Brun recreates Foreigner's famous "I Wanna Know What Love Is" as a gorgeous and affecting folk-pop song.

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Arrica Rose & the ...‘s - ‘Low as the Moon’ (album stream) (premiere)

Folk-poppers Arrica Rose & the ...'s return with a positive message of optimism on their latest album releasing Friday.

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4 Apr 2017 // 11:30 AM

Feist - “Pleasure” (Singles Going Steady)

On "Pleasure", Feist is a dynamic blues rocker with a biting edge, juxtaposing heavy twang with aching spaces.

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Ha Ha Tonka - “Everything” (video) (premiere)

Ha Ha Tonka shares a joyful vibe with their new video "Everything" that celebrates life's memories and a bit of fun in the sun with friends.

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Rose Cousins: Natural Conclusion

Years collaborating and exploring creative outlets result in a collection of tight, focused songs from folk artist Rose Cousins.

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Luxxe - “Entomologist” (audio) (premiere)

If you want confident, hooky folk pop, this new Arizona band has you sorted.

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20 Apr 2015 // 2:04 AM

Bombadil: Hold On

Hold On is full of perky, precocious and thoroughly engaging intent, an album with a more experimental nature that doesn’t diminish ample accessibility. Consider it a must-hear, even if for its sheer ingenuity alone.

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Lowland Hum - “Olivia” (video) (Premiere)

The husband and wife duo Lowland Hum type their heart's song on a typewriter in the new lyric video for "Olivia".

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Big Little Lions - ‘A Little Frayed, A Little Torn’ (album stream) (Premiere)

The latest album by the bi-coastal duo Big Little Lions is a set of pop-anchored folk tunes in the vein of the Lumineers.

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John Denver: All of My Memories: The John Denver Collection

Denver’s image was wrapped in sincerity and disarming, if sometimes hokey, charm. On one hand these were his weaknesses – he was an easy target for the critics – but they were also his strengths, as he came across as genuine and honest.

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21 Sep 2011 // 10:00 PM

Mason Jennings: Minnesota

With a ninth album named after his adopted home state, is folk-pop singer-songwriter Mason Jennings just too productive for his own good?

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9 Jun 2011 // 9:57 PM

Mariana Bell: Push

Push is a mixed bag, featuring fantastic songs alongside easily forgettable ones.

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28 Mar 2010 // 10:00 PM

Seabear: We Built a Fire

Icelandic septet sits down around the communal campfire and serenades us with set of hush-hush, folk-pop that doesn't so much "build a fire" as put one out.

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7 Jan 2010 // 10:00 PM

Langhorne Slim: Be Set Free

A triumphant, sprawling affair likely to please a wide variety of demographics: neo-folkies, Dylan-heads, and even pop fans.

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NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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