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Reviews // 6 Articles
Blogs // 2 Articles
News // 1 Articles
Media // 2 Articles
//Features

The Best Americana of 2011
19 Dec 2011 // 3:00 PM

If you ask a critic or music fan to define Americana, be prepared for an avalanche of diverse responses of opinion. Still, there remain some constant benchmarks, such as pedal steel, fiddle, acoustic guitars -- and good songwriting.

Stranger in a Stranger Land: An Interview with Blitzen Trapper
11 Oct 2011 // 4:00 PM

Following the breakthrough of their last album, Eric Earley of Blitzen Trapper sits down to talk about the genesis of American Goldwing, revealing how some songs were written in mere minutes ...

//Reviews

Blitzen Trapper: VII
1 Oct 2013 // 9:04 PM

Now veterans releasing their seventh album, Portland's Blitzen Trapper lose their way somewhat in attempting to update their sound.

Blitzen Trapper: American Goldwing
14 Sep 2011 // 4:00 AM

Portland alt-countryish rockers Blitzen Trapper take to the road with an accomplished sixth album steeped in a bygone America.

//Blogs

Blitzen Trapper - Morning Becomes Eclectic (live) (video)
20 Jul 2009 // 12:32 AM

Indie faves Blitzen Trapper play a live set for Morning Becomes Eclectic and chat with the KCRW host.

Blitzen Trapper - "Black River Killer" (video)
7 Jul 2009 // 6:44 AM

The always impressive Blitzen Trapper unleashes an impressively artistic new video for "Black River Killer".

//News

Blitzen Trapper's ‘Furr' a coat of many indie-pop colors
4 Mar 2009 // 2:35 AM

Eric Earley does not particularly enjoy being pelted with questions about the material he wrote for Blitzen Trapper's "Furr" CD. "I hate thinking about what

//Blogs

'Herald' Attempts the Troubled Waters of the Colonial Narrative

// Moving Pixels

"The “colonialism” at play is not between nations, rather it seems more interested in how it influences a man recently come of age.

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