Tuesday, July 16 2013
Jessica Pratt's debut album works with the tropes of Laurel Canyon folk.
Monday, May 27 2013
Shimmering, textured, and glorious. A sublime album from the most creative solo acoustic guitar player around.
Thursday, January 26 2012
Canadian singer-songwriter makes genuine folk record, and it's good!
Monday, October 31 2011
Laura Marling is just 21, but her new album confirms her timeless talent.
Friday, September 9 2011
In this special one-year anniversary edition of Counterbalance, Eric Klinger and Jason Mendelsohn discuss their first year combing through the pop music canon (as determined by Acclaimed Music's calculations of every best-of list available), share a few favorites, and justify a couple items on their expense account.
Friday, August 26 2011
Everybody's saying that hell's the hippest way out but Eric Klinger and Jason Mendelsohn don't think so. They’re taking a look around Joni Mitchell's 1971 folk masterpiece Blue -- Acclaimed Music’s 48th Greatest Album of All Time.
Sunday, June 19 2011
What does an artist the caliber of Woody Allen do when he’s reached the pinnacle of his artistic accomplishment -- while only in his early 40s?
Thursday, September 2 2010
Wednesday, January 27 2010
Poignant, and relevant, Amchitka reminds us of a romanticized era when idealism was still able to give way to revolution.
Thursday, August 20 2009
On In Living Cover, Brannan wisley scales back to a low-pressure coffeehouse setting where he is free to test out his own material amidst a selection of his well-worn favorites.