August 03rd, 2015, The opening line of SOAK’s debut album — “A teenage heart is an unguided dart” — contains the first words I heard from 19-year-old singer-songwriter… 89 more words
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SOUNDTRACK: STRAND OF OAKS–Tiny Desk Concert #449 (June 15, 2015).
I didn’t know anything about Strand of Oaks when I first heard them last year. 788 more words
SOUNDTRACK: GENEVIEVE-Tiny Desk Concert #446 (June 1, 2015).
I enjoy that the opening of this Tiny Desk Concert shows Genevieve “creating” her backup singers. So that when she gets to the chorus and taps that loop pedal her harmonies really shine. 888 more words
Christopher Paul Stelling’s third album, “Labor Against Waste”, I expected a certain intensity to his performance. But I didn’t expect him to nearly implode behind my desk, as the fierceness of his heartfelt songs was set against deft fingerpicking on his beat-to-hell ’64 Gibson gut-string classical guitar. 128 more words