Tuesday, March 26 2013
The '80s post-punk act's first album in 22 years reveals a talent for dark, mournful balladry -- and a bitter fascination with America.
Tuesday, February 15 2011
Recorded in a 19th century Dorset church, Polly Jean's latest focuses heavily on nationalism, warfare, and the use and abuse of the autoharp.
Thursday, September 13 2007
Mick Harvey's work may never achieve the hipster cred of younger, flashier musicians, but it's honest and affecting for those who care to listen.
Friday, January 20 2006
Harvey's collection of emotionally brutal songs is delivered with the vision of a cowboy looking at life through the bottom of a glass of whisky.