All posts by Benjamin Ricci

  • Record Review: Speak Easy

    Speak Easy Words Have Power Atlanta, GA Sean Fahie has chosen the right moniker. As Speak Easy, rapping over jazz horns and soul riffs, his...

  • Record Review: Roh Delikat

    Roh Delikat Sunny Boston, MA An endearing quality about most alternative music is the fact it can readily change itself to various forms of dark...

  • Record Review: RIBS

    RIBS British Brains Boston, MA Head banging to a melody is not an easy feat. There is always the very real risk of dislocating your...

  • Record Review: Mikie Lee Prasad

    Mikie Lee Prasad Jukebox Folktales: Volume Two Oakland, CA One of the hardest working musicians in the Bay Area, Mikie Lee Prasad has been performing...

  • Record Review: Mermaids

    Mermaids Tropsicle Atlanta, GA The cover of Tropsicle contains a weird, collage-like image of summertime pictures from long ago. The sounds within the album perfectly...

  • Record Review: Kordan

    Kordan The Longing Brooklyn, NY Brooklyn natives Kordan provides a lush backdrop to a winter night, just right for a cruise through downtown NYC. Full...

  • Record Review: Kim Taylor

    Kim Taylor Little Miracle Cincinnati, OH Written and recorded in just three days, Kim Taylor’s Little Miracle captures raw emotion. The lyrically driven album features...

  • Record Review: Jon Lindsay

    Jon Lindsay Escape from Plaza-Midwood Charlotte, NC Jon Lindsay dazzles his way into the limelight as one of Charlotte’s premiere musical poets, delivering his first...

  • Record Review: John Vanderslice

    John Vanderslice Green Grow the Rushes San Francisco, CA Few musicians have given as much to the Bay Area indie scene as John Vanderslice. The...

  • Record Review: The Honored Guests

    The Honored Guests Please Try Again Chapel Hill, NC The last time The Honored Guests put out a full-length record was in 2006 with the...