Sunday, June 19 2011
The latest EP from the chamber pop quintet falls short of being the companion piece to 2004's superb Winter Songs EP.
Tuesday, August 25 2009
Thursday, August 13 2009
It took long enough, but there's finally a great way to sample Richard Thompson's long and prolific career.
Saturday, July 4 2009
Thursday, June 19 2008
After leaving Fairport Convention and Matthews Southern Comfort, Ian struck gold with his solo folk-rock debut (not literally).
Tuesday, July 17 2007
Tuesday, June 12 2007
The understated guitar god and top-notch songwriter returns with an excellent album of wry rockers, Brit-folk ballads, and protest songs.
Thursday, October 13 2005
No popcorn or peanuts, just a crackerjack album of mostly solo acoustic tunes about people behaving badly.
Monday, July 25 2005
While 'Live' is not the jaw-dropping Richard Thompson live album that must exist somewhere on tape, it has plenty to remind people why Thompson remains one of music's most talented -- and criminally underappreciated -- artists.
Tuesday, July 5 2005
In the realm of modern newspaper publishing, a strip like Richard's Poor Almanac is an anomaly. The well-documented homogenization of the funny pages has resulted in increasingly generalized and toothless strips aimed straight at the largest possible demographics.