Reviews

Album | Elvis Perkins – I Aubade

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It has been six long years since Elvis Perkins released his second album Elvis Perkins in Dearland and clearly a lot has changed for the Los Angeles-raised singer-songwriter. His 2009 release suggested a man looking to expand rather than streamline…

Album | Sea of Bees – Build A Boat To The Sun

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After her longing debut, Songs to the Ravens, and follow-up Orangefarben, about young love and broken-heartedness, Julie Ann Baenziger’s Build A Boat To The Sun feels mature, healed or at least healing. Opening song ‘Test Yourself’ is incredibly Californian, all surf, sun, ambient washes and the…

Album | Emily Portman – Coracle

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Emily Portman is, without a doubt, one of the world’s most magical contributors to the folk scene, and is also arguably England’s strongest in the industry by a wide margin. Embracing traditional sounds and themes with open arms, she innovates…

Album | Gill Landry – Gill Landry

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Gill Landry’s self-titled third album is a collection of tales from someone who has learned proceeding with caution might be best for survival. The Louisiana native and long-time Old Crow Medicine Show member has created one of those go-to records…

Album | Dawes – All Your Favorite Bands

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The fourth album from Los Angelas based foll-rock band, Dawes, proves to be a phenomenal addition to their discography. Produced in Nashville by David Rawlings, All Your Favorite Bands features nine new original recordings written by guitarist and vocalist Taylor…