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Album Review: Bonnie 'Prince' Billy – Singer's Grave a Sea of Tongues

At this point, Will Oldham, aka Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy, is practically expected to release an album each year, but it’s almost always a surprise when the record does come out. 643 more words

Album Reviews

Album Review: The Rural Alberta Advantage – Mended with Gold

The Rural Alberta Advantage has never really deviated from their brand of emotional, sometimes feverish folk rock, a style that’s equal parts affecting, loud, and beautiful. 457 more words

Album Reviews

Release: "Oh Great Rose" by Monuments and Statues

From Kingston, Ontario comes folk-pop band Monuments and Statues with their beautiful sounding new-single “Oh Great Rose.” This song acts as a teaser to the upcoming LP titled… 142 more words


Live Review: First Aid Kit at London’s Royal Albert Hall (9/24)

Photography by Nathan Dainty/VeryCreative

“You’ll play the Royal Albert Hall, and it’ll be sold out.” Anyone tempted to express a degree of surprise that… 803 more words

Concert Reviews

Neil Young announces new album, Storeytone, due out in November

Neil Young will return in November with another new album. Coming just months removed from A Letter HomeStoreytone serves as its aesthetic counterpart: whereas  244 more words


Laura Marling and Eddie Berman cover Bob Dylan's "Like A Rolling Stone" — watch

Singer-songwriters Laura Marling and Eddie Berman share a mutual interest in bleak and moody folk rock. The pair previously teamed up for a breathtaking rendition of Bruce Springsteen’s inescapable  144 more words