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Wednesday, February 5 2014

Parker Millsap: Parker Millsap

Road tunes and leavetakings are a fitting metaphorical trope for this album, because Millsap is clearly going places.


Friday, October 4 2013

Paul Conrad - “Heresy Baby” (stream) (Premiere)

Australian singer-songwriter Paul Conrad constructs a full sound drawing from indie and classic rock, topped with a Thom Yorke-esque voice.


Sunday, July 21 2013

Sara Hickman: Shine

Shine is a giddy collection of songs, but therein lies the biggest problem with the LP: it feels like a compilation.


Thursday, June 20 2013

Mark Mulcahy: Dear Mark J. Mulcahy, I Love You

Freewheeling, insightful and damn catchy, Dear Mark J. Mulcahy, I Love You more than conveys why Mulcahy is so revered by his songwriting peers.


Thursday, May 30 2013

Laura Marling: Once I Was an Eagle

Laura Marling explores the consequences of being emotionally remote on a brilliant, two-sided concept album about love, the devil, and the power of naïveté.


Tuesday, April 23 2013

Iron and Wine: Ghost on Ghost

There’s a slack feel to the proceedings that comes across as being peaceful and easy going, exactly the kind of singer-songwriter stuff that could be heard on the dial some 35 or 40 years ago.


Monday, April 15 2013

Keaton Henson: Birthdays

British singer-songwriter's sophomore release is a highly memorable account of heartbreak and (maybe) healing.


Sunday, April 7 2013

Terry Allen: Bottom of the World

Allen ponders the meaning of life, sex, and dreams to a sparse musical accompaniment.


Wednesday, February 1 2012

Mariah McManus: Nice to Meet You

Hello, I must be going.


Sunday, November 27 2011

Steafán Hanvey: Steafán Hanvey and The Honeymoon Junkies

Irish singer-songwriter's addictive album finally available in the States.


Francis Plagne: Tenth Volume of Maps (Capsule Reviews) [21.Nov.11]
Husband: Husband (Capsule Reviews) [17.Nov.11]
Ólöf Arnalds: Ólöf Sings EP (Reviews) [9.Nov.11]
Jonathan Wilson: Gentle Spirit (Reviews) [2.Nov.11]
James Blake: Enough Thunder EP (Reviews) [20.Oct.11]
Shelby Lynne: Revelation Road (Reviews) [19.Oct.11]
Rachel Taylor Brown: World So Sweet (Capsule Reviews) [29.Sep.11]
Krista Muir: Between Atoms (Capsule Reviews) [29.Sep.11]
Ben Sollee: Inclusions (Capsule Reviews) [28.Sep.11]
Rebekah Higgs: Odd Fellowship (Capsule Reviews) [25.Sep.11]
Dennis Crommett: In the Buffalo Surround (Capsule Reviews) [24.Mar.11]
Doug Paisley: Constant Companion (Reviews) [27.Feb.11]
Georgia Fields: Georgia Fields (Capsule Reviews) [23.Feb.11]
Rachel Goodrich: Rachel Goodrich (Capsule Reviews) [20.Feb.11]
Johanna and the Dusty Floor: The Forest EP (Capsule Reviews) [11.Jan.11]
John Gorka: So Dark You See (Reviews) [10.Dec.09]
Asa: Asa (Asha) (Reviews) [9.Mar.09]
Aqualung: Words and Music (Reviews) [22.Oct.08]
Meg Hutchinson: Come Up Full (Capsule Reviews) [5.Mar.08]
KT Tunstall: Drastic Fantastic (Reviews) [3.Oct.07]
Ferraby Lionheart: Catch The Brass Ring (Capsule Reviews) [4.Sep.07]
Wax Mannequin: Orchard & Ire (Capsule Reviews) [20.Aug.07]
Nedelle: The Locksmith Cometh (Capsule Reviews) [1.Aug.07]
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