Ed Harcourt
Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 8 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles

Harcourt, McRae and T-T: The Return of the Neurotic Boy Outside
19 Nov 2001 // 7:00 PM

These Neurotic Boy Outsiders have coped in different ways with the poisoned chalice of their own, often media-shaped image as restless, difficult and highly individual artists.


Ed Harcourt: Lustre
29 Jun 2010 // 6:02 AM

Lustre is ultimately an album that greets life’s up and downs, victories and defeats, calms and frenzies, with enthusiasm. Put another way: Ed Harcourt will light up your life.

Ed Harcourt: Russian Roulette EP
23 Jun 2009 // 4:59 PM

Russian Roulette is both a powerful statement and a fine harbinger of a glorious full-length to come.


I Heart Adult Alternative: Failing at Being a Hipster
19 Oct 2010 // 1:30 AM

An unfairly named, unfairly shunned, and completely unhip genre, adult alternative, in my opinion, is producing some of the best new music these days, and you don't have to be a project manager with two kids and a suburban home to enjoy it. Here I examine three examples of the best records in said genre from this year.

//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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