Folk & Singer/Songwriter

  • Record Review: Wild Child

    Wild Child Pillow Talk Austin, TX “Delicate folk duo leaves lingering smiles” With an onslaught of folk duos popping out of the woodwork, Wild Child...

  • Record Review: Old New England Weather

    Old New England Weather Knew Myths Jamaica Plain, MA “Psychedelic and kettle-whistling Americana” There’s not a whole lot of info to be found on Old...

  • Record Review: Ken Will Morton

    Ken Will Morton Contenders Athens, GA “Americana/Roots music defined” Ken Will Morton’s latest, Contenders, is an acoustic musical trip through all the varied genres that...

  • Record Review: Greenland is Melting

    Greenland is Melting Where Were We Gainesville, FL “Screw Auto-Tune. This is real music made by real people.” In a musical landscape often overrun by...

  • Record Review: The Dang-It Bobbys

    The Dang-It Bobbys Big Trouble Brooklyn, NY “Heartfelt songs with sophisticated instrumentation and a bluegrass heart” While Brooklyn is overrun with hipsters claiming to be...

  • Record Review: Laura Veirs

    Laura Veirs Tumble Bee Portland, OR “Sweet musings with folksy flare” Laura Veirs is a sweet and prolific musician spinning image-rich folk songs. Her latest...

  • Record Review: Kae Sun

    Kae Sun Outside the Barcode EP Ghana/Toronto “Weh-Weh outside of your everyday acoustic album” If your idea of a good acoustic album is something by...

  • Record Review: Greensky Bluegrass

    Greensky Bluegrass Handguns Kalamazoo, MI “Where songwriting and bluegrass come together” The studio work of Greensky Bluegrass is far more laid back than their live...

  • Record Review: Brown Bird

    Brown Bird Salt for Salt Warren, RI “Equal parts American folk, blues, country, and gypsy” David Lamb’s melodious voice combined with MorganEve Swain’s whiny cello,...

  • Record Review: Somerville Symphony Orkestar

    Somerville Symphony Orkestar Somerville Symphony Orkestar Somerville, MA “Making over Slavic folk with a jazz-funk infusion” The Eastern European influence isn’t news in contemporary music....