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UNDER THE RADAR: Sam Amidon - "Juma Mountain"

UNDER THE RADAR: Sam Amidon – “Juma Mountain”.

The experimental folk musician has built his career by covering and reshaping old songs, usually folk-music traditionals. But on his new album The Following Mountain, Amidon has put together a set of completely new songs, though he did take some of the lyrics from old songs. 33 more words


Premiere | Sive returns with the non-stop rhythm of 'Swallow Me'

The Last Mixed Tape is proud to premiere the music video for ‘Swallow Me’, the brand new single from songwriter Sive. 

A song tangled in non-stop rhythm and barque-pop inflected melody, ‘Swallow Me’ finds Sive undergoing something of a sea-change stylistically as well as sonically in the build-up her new album… 105 more words


Jesca Hoop - Memories Are Now (2017)

VÖ: 3.3.2017 auf Sub Pop
Klingt fast ein bisschen wie: Ferron, Devendra Banhart, St. Vincent
Passt gut zu: Schwarzem Kaffee, Zeitungspapier, Drehtabak

Nachdem sie 2016 mit Sam Beam von Iron and Wine ein überragendes Duett-Album namens Love Letter for Fire veröffentlicht hatte, wechselte Jesca Hoop zu einem größeren Label, blieb aber ihrem langjährigen Produzenten Blake Mills treu. 156 more words

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Spotify: Laura Siersema Trio Live at 1794 Meetinghouse

The Trio Live album is now available on Spotify!

If you listen to music on Spotify, there’s a small thing you can do that’d be a big help: … 32 more words

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Listen | Maija Sofia returns with 'Persephone'

Indie-folk artist Maija Sofia has released her brand new single, the mournful ‘Persephone’. 

Described by Maija Sofia as an “ode to the many talented women throughout history who have been oppressed and overshadowed at the hands of an abuse” 109 more words



Artwork by @mystupidsketchbook

WHO are they?
Patch & The Giant are Luke Owen (lead vocals, acoustic guitar, mandolin), Angie Rance (backing vocals, accordion, trumpet, flugelhorn, piano, harmonica, mandolin), Gabriel Merryfield (violin), Derek Yau (cello, double bass) and Nick Harris (backing vocals, bass guitar, percussion, acoustic guitar, harmonica, banjo). 410 more words


Live Music Review: Bear's Den + PHOTOS

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In what might have been the most exciting “chill” concert I’ve ever been to, Bear’s Den and Gill Landry performed a spectacular show at the Newport Music Hall last night. 299 more words

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