Album Reviews

Korby Lenker

This a unique project in that none of these tunes were recorded in a studio. Instead, forests, backyards, a bookstore, and even a mortuary served as studios for East-Nashville based … Read more


This is an accidentally timely album. Gregg Allman passed less than two months before this release, which often evokes those classic Allman Brothers licks and chord structures. Allman Brothers music … Read more

Over the Moon

We caught husband-and-wife duo Over the Moon at Folk Alliance International and knew we were on to something special—we just didn’t know we’d have to wait for a CD. Turns … Read more

Matt The Electrician - The Doubles

Matt The Electrician

For two decades, Austin TX singer-songwriter Matt Sever — you’ll know him as Matt The Electrician — has been cultivating a special blend of folk and pop, gaining a loyal … Read more

Art Pepper

The Konitz album (Volume 3) originally issued as High Jingo was recorded in January 1982 and features both the leader and Pepper primarily on alto sax although Pepper plays clarinet … Read more

 Chris Bell

Recorded during the haze of forming the vernacular Big Star, Looking Forward: The Roots of Big Star is one of the most fascinating archives of the undeniably prescient boys from … Read more

Dan Mills

Americana singer-songwriter Dan Mills grew up in Providence, Rhode Island before moving to Brooklyn to sneak his way into the NYC music scene, and is now based in Cambridge with … Read more

Randall Bramblett

Why have top artists ranging from Chuck Leavell and his 1970s Allman Brothers offshoot, Sea Level, to Bonnie Raitt, Steve Winwood, Gov’t Mule, and Widespread Panic all called on Randall … Read more

Gabe Evens

Music is a language without borders, and, coming from a piano player and composer like Gabe Evens, the language is warm and lyrical. Add two outstanding players for conversation like … Read more

The Magpie Salute

  A magpie salute sounds suspiciously like flipping someone the bird, but Rich Robinson is too nice a guy for that. Following last year’s official breakup with the Black Crowes … Read more