Just got the album by July Talk. Iam really liking it. Their bio describes them as, Imagine Tom Waits and Amy Millan shouting whiskey-soaked lullabies while backed by the members of Crazy Horse and youʼd have a good start. Striking a frenzied balance between Americana and dance-floor-filling indie-rock, July Talkʻs Beauty and the Beast aesthetic […]
All my favorite people are broken Believe me My heart should know Some prayers are better left unspoken I just wanna hold you And let the rest go All my friends are part saint and part sinner We lean on each other Try to rise above We’re not afraid to admit we’re all still beginners […]
Christmas doesn’t start until I have listened to ‘The Darkest Night of the Year’ twice. It is an album of quality songs and a complete Christmas feeling without needing to be tinsel and sleigh bells. gorgeous album for a dark night. Over the Rhine-The Darkest Night of the Year-08-Mary’s Waltz
interesting wee article in the financial times about the Pop Music by Peter Aspden. (inspired by the video above.) watch the video and have a read of the article. I think it asks some interesting questions.
Jenny in cyan by Lastyearsgirl, used under a creative commons licence well. what to say I like Jenny Lewis. Her voice is great and the folky/country musical stylings of her solo work are good and fun. I particular I have enjoyed the Rabbit Fur Coat album. I got her latest album Acid Tongue a couple […]