Brittany Howard: Jaime [Album Review]
Oct17

Brittany Howard: Jaime [Album Review]

Brittany Howard Jaime ATO Records [2019] Album Review: Brittany Howard is best known for her two albums with the band Alabama Shakes, who’s 2015 release, Sound & Color, picked up four Grammy’s that year including Best Alternative Album, Best Rock Performance and Best Rock Song for “Don’t Wanna Fight.” Now, setting the band aside for this solo release, Howard has made a very personal record that pushes out in new musical...

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Matt Berninger feat. Phoebe Bridgers – “Walking On A String” [Video]
Oct17

Matt Berninger feat. Phoebe Bridgers – “Walking On A String” [Video]

Matt Berninger, of GRAMMY-winning band The National, alongside acclaimed singer-songwriter Phoebe Bridgers have released a new video and song, “Walking On A String”, which was written specifically for Between Two Ferns: The Movie by Berninger in collaboration with his wife, writer Carin Besser and musician Mike Brewer. It was recorded at Sound City, CA with Walter Martin (guitar) and Matt Barrick (drums) of The Walkmen and...

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Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds: Ghosteen [Ablum Review]
Oct16

Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds: Ghosteen [Ablum Review]

Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds Ghosteen Ghosteen Ltd. [2019] Album Review: Even though we’d been told that the 2016 release from Nick Cave And the Bad Seeds, Skeleton Tree, had been written before the tragic death of his 15-year-old son, Arthur, the album’s stark, grief-stricken music and Cave’s emotional rendering of the song’s lyrics, adding the occasional reference to his son, felt more like a death dirge than a piece of pop music....

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Wolf Parade – “Against The Day” [Video]
Oct16

Wolf Parade – “Against The Day” [Video]

Wolf Parade have delivered an official video for the synth-driven “Against the Day,” the group’s first new recorded material in three years. The song, which features rare alternating lead vocals from Dan Boeckner and Spencer Krug, is available now all on DSPs worldwide. Directed by Scorpion Dagger and featuring an 16-bit contribution from Doctor Octoroc, the visual is a post-apocalyptic Wolf Parade listening party. “Against the Day”...

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Leeroy Stagger: Strange Path [Album Review]
Oct15

Leeroy Stagger: Strange Path [Album Review]

Leeroy Stagger Strange Path True North Records [2019] Who: Alberta musician Leeroy Stagger has a 17-year singer songwriter resume, two kids, a home in Lethbridge and a world class recording studio to go with it. Sound: Typically, Leeroy Stagger offers a folk-Americana delivery but here he brings a much more defined rock that is more comparable to the newest Sturgill Simpson, or in line with Bruce Springsteen, T. Rex and Wilco. TFN...

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GA-20 – “Lonely Soul (Live)” [Video]
Oct15

GA-20 – “Lonely Soul (Live)” [Video]

GA-20 was formed by friends Pat Faherty and Matthew Stubbs in Boston, MA in 2018. The project was born out of their mutual love of heavy traditional Blues, R&B, and Rock & Roll of the late ’50s and early ’60s. Faherty and Stubbs bonded over legendary artists like Lazy Lester, J.B. Lenoir, Earl Hooker, Buddy Guy, Otis Rush and Junior Wells. Feeling a void in current music, the duo have set out to write, record and...

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