An earful about music, pop culture and whatever else is on my mind.
Sunday, November 19, 2017
Autumn Albums, Part 2
This has been a bang-up fall for new music from my favorites. In Part 1 , I looked at the latest from American veterans Hiss Golden Mess...
Sunday, November 12, 2017
Autumn Albums, Part 1
It’s a rare year indeed when so many of my bedrock artists of recent years put out new material, especially so close together, but this f...
Saturday, October 28, 2017
Record Roundup: On The Cutting Edge
The idea of "progress" in music is a bit amorphous. One description of it might include music that reflects the current state o...
Sunday, September 24, 2017
Record Roundup: Siren Songs
Perhaps some of the impetus behind NPR's Turning The Tables or this recent feature in the New York Times is because this has...
Monday, September 18, 2017
Walter Becker: No Compromise
Photo: Damon Gray "… and yet I feel as much as a secret agent with amnesia as I ever did. I can’t remember who I work for, but I kn...
Saturday, August 12, 2017
Catching Up With Holly And Richard
Holly Miranda singing with Richard Aufrichtig at Union Pool What do you do when two of your favorite musicians are on the same bill? You...
Monday, August 07, 2017
Record Roundup: Strings And Things
Before microscopy was invented to reveal the little hooks on horsehair, generations of instrument makers and musicians knew that if you d...
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