Tuesday, January 22, 2019
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A review of “Peter Broderick & Friends Play Arthur Russell” by...

Rating: 8.3/10 I’ve long loved Peter Broderick’s various musical projects. From pastoral ambient to bedroom pop, Broderick has become the ultimate polymath indie journeyman. For...

“First Collection 2006 – 2009” by Fleet Foxes review

Rating: 8.3/10 When the Fleet Foxes first emerged into the public eye it was quite the revelation. I had just started college in 2006, right...

The 5 best albums of 2018

In my quest for simplicity, I often feel that a list of top 50, or even top 20 albums, is too much. As much...

Classic vinyl: “Pink Moon” by Nick Drake

When “Pink Moon,” Nick Drake’s final album, hit the shelves in 1972, there was barely a murmur in the market. Just like his last...

The spirit of art: A review of “To The Islands” by...

Artist: The Magic Lantern Release date: November 2, 2018 Label: Hectic Eclectic Records Genre: Alternative/Indie Producer: The Magic Lantern Rating: 8.3/10 There’s a certain place that music takes you, and though for every music lover...

Isbell wins 3 Americana Awards; Prine is artist of the year

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Folk singer-songwriter John Prine won artist of the year for the second time in a row at the Americana Music...

Female artists could dominate Americana Music Awards

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Jason Isbell may be the leading nominee for this year's Americana Music Association's Honors and Awards show Wednesday night, but...

Sufjan’s myth and the intimacy of “Carrie and Lowell”

It’s only been a little more than three years since Sufjan Stevens’ Carrie and Lowell came out, yet to me it feels like a...

Big Red Machine and Justin Vernon’s Artistic Force of Nature

Since when did Justin Vernon rule the world? In 10 years since “For Emma, Forever Ago,” the singer has gone from hushed auteur of...

A review of The Staves and yMusic’s “The Way is Read”

Rating: 7.3/10 Choral group The Staves have made some waves in the music scene the last couple years. Their output includes a collaboration with Bon...