All posts by Benjamin Ricci

  • Record Review: Adam Klein

    Adam Klein Wounded Electric Youth Athens, GA “The spirit of Townes Van Zandt and The Jayhawks” A combination of Americana, folk rock, and indie pop,...

  • STUDIO PROFILE: New Austin Music Studio

    In the “live music capital of the world” recording studios are a dime a dozen. But New Austin Music Studio puts the artist in the...

  • Live Review: CMJ 2010

    New York City // October 19-23, 2010 After this year’s College Music Journal Music Marathon I’m confident I know what the old adage ‘New York...

  • Live Review: Austin City Limits 2010

    Austin, TX // October 8-10, 2010   Consistently known for its diverse musical offerings, the 2010 Austin City Limits Music Festival featured an exciting lineup...

  • Live Review: The Back Pockets

    WonderRoot // Atlanta, GA //October 28, 2010 The Back Pockets tread a line between absolute chaos and living, interactive art. Employing an innumerable amount of...

  • Live Review: Dopapod

    Paradise Rock Club // Boston, MA // October 7, 2010   The newly renovated Paradise Rock Club was packed to the gills as countless whistles,...

  • Live Review: Geographer

    Sophia’s Thai Kitchen // Davis, CA // October 16, 2010 There’s a peculiar charm about the live shows at Sophia’s Thai Kitchen: the gentle air...

  • Live Review: Marco Benevento

    The Middle East, Upstairs // Cambridge, MA // October 21, 2010   By the time Benevento came onstage, the small club was tightly packed with...

  • Live Review: Next Big Nashville

    Nashville, TN // September 29-October 2, 2010   This fall saw Nashville become the center of not only independent music, but also the think tank...

  • Live Review: Other Sound Festival

    Atlanta, GA // October 2, 2010 As evidenced by the name, The Other Sound Festival is not the typical Atlanta festival. For starters, roughly 25...