Slaid Cleaves
Features // 3 Articles
Reviews // 4 Articles
//Features

Part 1: From Lily Allen to Gallows
24 Jan 2010 // 4:00 PM

Slipped Discs kicks off with Britpop princess Lily Allen, the late great Vic Chesnutt, the Balkan beats of [dunkelbunt], the hypnotic sounds of the Field and many more. All records that missed our top 60 list last year.

The Best Americana of 2009
15 Dec 2009 // 4:00 PM

This year saw a flood of plaid-shirted indie-roots bands building on the beardy throwbacks who gained country-rock traction in 2008. And while mainstream country music continued its evolution into '80s pop metal, plenty of roots acts turned the other direction with back-to-basics records.

//Reviews

Slaid Cleaves: Sorrow & Smoke: Live at the Horseshoe Lounge
5 Sep 2011 // 5:00 PM

One gets to hear Cleaves’ stage banter, but he really doesn’t talk that much. He’s a bit of charmer, and for the most part lets the songs do the talking.

Slaid Cleaves: Everything You Love Will Be Taken Away
23 Jun 2009 // 5:00 PM

This is the album of Slaid Cleaves's career. It's also the best alt-country album of 2009 thus far.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

The Sound and the Warmth: An Interview with Cardiknox

// Sound Affects

"New York's Cardiknox are taking more steps in their goal of world domination. With their debut record Portrait out, the band are dreaming big, wanting to transcend the indie pop scene.

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