David Gray LP & Live 2019

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Album Reviews

Port Cities PORT CITIES. Turtlemusik
A port city is a place where cultures and histories collide, where goods and ideas are imported and absorbed into the local bloodstream. Not entirely un-coincidentally, Port Cities the band is the musical equivalent; a melting pot of three talented award-winning Canadian musicians, drawn together to make an entity better as [...]

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Two New Must-Have Albums

The Sad Song Co. WORTH. Passive Aggressive Records
The Sad Song Co., the solo moniker of Nigel Powell – touring and studio drummer for Frank Turner’s the Sleeping Souls, one quarter of Dive Dive and ex-member of Unbelievable Truth – released his fourth album WORTH on 9th February 2018. The track ‘What You Make Of It’ [...]

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Best New Album Reviews

Stick In The Wheel FOLLOW THEM TRUE. From Here Records
“I’d say that that trope is one you come across readily in folk songbooks. It’s one which I personally feel is difficult to connect with, not least because they usually follow with a description of a pretty lady met along the way, then the objectification thereof. [...]

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Glen Hansard Album Review

Stick In The Wheel FOLLOW THEM TRUE. From Here Records
“I’d say that that trope is one you come across readily in folk songbooks. It’s one which I personally feel is difficult to connect with, not least because they usually follow with a description of a pretty lady met along the way, then the objectification thereof. [...]

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My Best Albums of 2017

William The Conqueror PROUD DISTURBER OF THE PEACE. Loose (Indie/Americana)

Ian Felice IN THE KINGDOM OF DREAMS. Loose (Folk/Rock singer songwriter)

The Undercover Hippy TRUTH & FICTION. Uncivil Records (Reggae/Rap singer songwriter)

Camille UI. Because Music (Folk/Pop singer songwriter)

Roger Waters IS THIS THE LIFE WE REALLY WANT? Columbia (Rock/Pop singer songwriter)

Fantastic Negrito THE LAST DAYS OF OAKLAND. Cooking [...]

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Album Reviews

Mo Kenney THE DETAILS. Mokenney
Kenney has released two records with long-time producer and Canadian rock mentor Joel Plaskett since 2012. With her third album, she comes fully and completely into her own as an artist; she swaps her trademark acoustic guitar for a Fender Mustang, tracing her own strange, devastating, and ultimately hopeful trip through [...]

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