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Joshua James - Crash This Train

Further to my post from earlier this week here’s another splendid track by Joshua James. I can’t really decide which version I do like better, the full-band one or the acoustic version, which one do you prefer? 35 more words


Bright Eyes : Cassadaga

Leave the bright blue door on the whitewashed wall

Leave the death ledger under City hall

Leave the joyful air in that rubber ball today…

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Joshua James - Doctor Oh Doctor

A new discovery through Legion Arts in Cedar Rapids (where he’s playing on the 16th of this month) for me, although he’s been around since 2007 and did release his most recent album back in 2012. 27 more words


April 2, 2014: The Folk Narrative, or Why We Tell Stories

The Folk Narrative, or Why We Tell Stories

 A photo of an excerpt of a Josh Ritter “Folk Bloodbath” poster:

  1. The Lighthouse’s Tale- Nickel Creek…
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The Pines : Tremolo and Dark So Gold

The Pines are the next in a line of great artists out of the Midwest scene that brought us Greg Brown, Dave Moore and Bo Ramsey, all artists I hold in very high regard indeed, as you will undoubtedly have noticed if you visited my blog before (see… 937 more words


Morrissey & Marshall to play Whelan's

Alternative-folk duo Morrissey & Marshall have confirmed a show in Whelan’s, Dublin on Thursday May 15th.

The Dublin based folk group have recently released their début studio album  142 more words