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Meet John Congleton, the Man Behind Your Favorite Albums of 2014

By Shannon Carlin

John Congleton has a mantra that  sounds like something muttered at Alcoholics Anonymous: “Do the work, stay out of the way of the results.” 2,111 more words


Strand of Oaks, Heal

Another American masquerading as a band – Strand of Oaks is 32-year-old Tim Showalter – and another record that is well worth seeking out.

Opener Goshen 97 is joyous 80s indie rock, good enough in fact to invite comparisons with grunge pioneers Dinosaur Jr at their peak. 95 more words

New Albums

My 20's were all about trial and error my 30's is all about making shit happen.

Click to Listen Strand for Oaks

I’ve explained before how music is my first love.

Recently I’ve come across a song Called … “Wait For Love” 1,021 more words

Strand of Oaks - Same Emotions

Much like the title, this track by Indiana-based musician Tim Showalter is packed with emotion – and solid folk-rock songwriting.

Similar to: Spanish Gold, My Morning Jacket


Rock / Pop

Heal by Strand Of Oaks

OK I admit that I’d never heard of Strand Of Oaks before I was kindly offered the chance to hear upcoming album ‘Heal’. I’ve been missing out. 310 more words

Sound & Silence

Strand Of Oaks: Heal

Armed with a strong vocal delivery and enthusiastic straight forward (with a few detours) guitar driven rock, Tim Showalter, manages to capture and reside in the same introspective state as The War On Drugs and Kurt Vile. 23 more words
Alternative/Indie Rock