Thursday, May 2 2013
Get the scoop on the latest albums by Vampire Weekend, Savages, and Deerhunter, as well as an extensive list of May's new releases.
Tuesday, January 18 2011
The three-day 2010 edition of Slipped Discs kicks off with the folk rock of Blitzen Trapper, the collaboration of David Byrne and Fatboy Slim, the timeless pop of Crowded House, the brilliant hip-hop of Drake, and many more. All records that missed our top 70 list last year.
Wednesday, April 28 2010
What do R. Kelly, bacon sandwiches, and a land-surfing Jesus have in common? They all make up a part of Sam Amidon's world, and with his stunning sophomore disc just out, he tells PopMatters all about it ...
Wednesday, October 22 2014
Singer, guitarist, fiddler, banjo player, Sam Amidon's sixth album is a patchwork of delights.
Thursday, May 30 2013
Muhly's musical development was on stage as he and his friends performed songs from Muhly's opera Two Boys alongside some earlier pieces.
Wednesday, May 22 2013
The latest from Amidon succeeds in its unhurried easiness.
Wednesday, December 15 2010
Talented reharmonizer of classic folk songs (and unreleased R. Kelly tunes) makes his second classic in a row.
Tuesday, October 19 2010
The result was a show that, like Amidon's albums, was a potent and compelling mix of old and new, of sincerity and playfulness, and it's some of the best music being made anywhere right now.