Monday, July 6 2009
I described Elvis Perkins as “part Andrew Bird, part Arcade Fire, part Rufus Wainwright, part Leonard Cohen, part Dylan, and all good”, but this catchall fails to account for his periodic spurts of beer-hall charm.
Tuesday, March 31 2009
After a soul baring debut, Elvis Perkins returns with a heavily orchestrated lyrical treasure
Sunday, April 8 2007
Elvis Perkins catches melancholia in a bottle and carves out his own place among the upper tiers of our contemporary folk artists.
Tuesday, April 27 2010
Elvis Perkins brought beer-hall rhythms to the Bell House in Brooklyn Saturday night, thanks to his band In Dearland.
Tuesday, December 8 2009
Elvis Perkins in Dearland: 4 December 2009 - Bowery Ballroom, New York / Words and Pictures by Thomas Hauner