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An Interview with Rickie Lee Jones

Rickie Lee Jones

The GRAMMY®-winning singer/songwriter discusses her first album of original material in over a decade, The Other Side of Desire, yielding intimate insight to her songwriting process as well as to the emotional honesty that resonates throughout her music. Read More »

Music Review: Luca Bash – ‘The Single Drops’ EP

The Single Drops

The depth of the lyrics in this EP will no doubt stay with listeners for quite some time. Read More »

Music Review: Jonathan Edwards – ‘Tomorrow’s Child’

Jonathan Edwards Tomorrow's Child

The crisp energy of the album's expertly performed acoustic arrangements, produced by the great singer-songwriter and all-around instrumentalist Darrell Scott, makes the songs feel both timeless and timely. Read More »

EXCLUSIVE: Interview and Playlist Debut – Singer-Songwriter Emily West on her ‘Breakup Songs’ Spotify Playlist

Emily West All for You

Streaming services like Spotify are taking us "back to the future" in a way, reminiscent of the days of free-form radio DJs. Except that today, artists themselves are designing some of these creative, meaningful playlists. Emily West's new Spotify playlist is a prime example. Read More »

I Shall Be Released: Music News from Miley Cyrus, Muse, Motörhead, Third Eye Blind, Ben Folds, Disclosure and More

Gregg Allman Macon

Plus Gregg Allman, JD Souther, Mick Jones, Indigo Girls and more. Read More »

Music Review: zzips – ‘20 Years Late’

The zzips 20 Years Late

Can you guess how many years this album was in the making? Read More »

Music Review: Paul Doffing – ‘Songs from the (quaking) Heart’

Songs from the (quaking) Heart

‘Songs from the (quaking) Heart’ is a three act play with a grand finale. Read More »

Music Review: The Furious Seasons – ‘My Love Is Strong’

The Furious Seasons' 'My Love Is Strong'

‘My Love Is Strong’ would fit right into the music collection of those who love original easy listening songs imbibed with folk, Americana, and country flavours. Read More »

Music Reviews: Reverend Freakchild – ‘Hillbilly Zen-Punk Blues'; Hobo Nephews of Uncle Frank – ‘American Shuffle’

hobo nephews of uncle frank american shuffle

Chunky grooves, spidery guitar, and homespun philosophy fuel the aptly named 'Hillbilly Zen-Punk Blues,' the latest and best-yet release from Reverend Freakchild. Read More »

Music Review: Kings of the Brushwood Thicket – ‘The Lies You Leave Behind’

TRINIDAD, CUBA - MAY 8, 2014: Man playing the guitar in front of one of the colonial buildings. Cuban music is an attraction for the over 2 million tourists who go to Cuba each year.

The eight other tracks on ‘The Lies You Leave Behind’ are what one would expect after last month’s (Elliott Smith-sounding) single release, "He Was a Man". Read More »