Monday, August 16 2010
Two young forces in Americana songwriting made for a pleasant Sunday night on Governor’s Island in New York Harbor.
Tuesday, March 3 2015
Amy Speace’s latest album is one that has the potential to take her over the top.
Friday, February 27 2015
Following their sharp VA album in 2014, the Last Bison are releasing an EP of tracks culled from that time in the studio.
The rough carpentry of these songs lets the dust fly, lets the grain show, but the songs are all the purer, all the sweeter, for their scuffs.
Thursday, February 26 2015
The Hot Club of Cowtown fiddler Elana James makes it a point to let her folk flag shine high and mightily on Black Beauty.
Wednesday, February 11 2015
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.
Wednesday, January 14 2015
Sun Kil Moon closed 2014 with a quiet and unassuming reissue.
Monday, November 10 2014
The prolific New York singer/songwriter Willie Nile trades in his rock and roll lineup for a set of piano ballads with his latest album, If I Was a River. "Once in a Lullaby" beautifully distills the album's ethos.
Friday, October 31 2014
A tribute to a singer, her songs and her legacy, and a collection of very special music in itself.
Wednesday, October 29 2014
Experimental folktronic-pop duo Euan McMeeken and Matthew Collings have their second Graveyard Tapes album, White Rooms, ready to rock this November.