Albums

Morgan Barrie – North

April 28, 2017 Brian Charles Clarke 0

6/10 North by Morgan Barrie is an equally folky and noisy experiment and makes for a sort of bold debut. Barrie’s voice acts as a sonic constant throughout the record which has the advantage of […]

Albums

Soggy Beard – Self-titled

April 11, 2017 Aaron Deck 0

5/10 In this week’s installment of reviewing albums, I was given the task to tackle a band in the vein of folk-punk. Crusty vocals, acoustic guitars, antique violin lines, root bass notes, and almost not-there […]

Albums

Cruel Wonders – Gentle Doom

April 10, 2017 Joey Beaudin 0

7/10 Sorrowful, deep, contemplative, melodic, and dark are some of the words that came to mind when listening to the debut album Gentle Doom by Cruel Wonders. This duo is a collaboration of Tamar Singer, […]

Folk

West of Mabou – West of Mabou

February 23, 2017 Shawn Thicke 0

8/10 St. Patrick’s Day is soon upon us, and you know what that means; drinking, more drinking, WAY too much drinking, and, of course, Irish drinking songs. I can’t think of a better album to […]

Albums

Edward Middle – PLUTO

February 20, 2017 Keenan Kerr 0

8/10 Get your spacesuits, muthasuckas, we’re gettin’ naked! I know that doesn’t make sense, but neither does this album – it’s running wild; it’s outta this world; it’s from another planet. Sorry, NASA nerds, and […]

Albums

Cheshire Carr -Odds and Ends

January 23, 2017 Aaron Deck 0

9/10 Hailing from Montreal, Cheshire Carr released their first studio album, Odds and Ends, in November of 2016. It’s an amalgamation of soft, sweet vocals from three different members. While Ariel Harrod’s vocals are featured […]

Albums

Orchards – Pilot EP

January 14, 2017 Jordan Hodgins 0

6/10 Montreal based Canadiana quartet Orchards, recently launched their debut Pilot EP in December of 2016. Comprised of members Kaitlin Smith, Rob Malo, and Jean-Michel Chartier, the band comes together to invoke a bluegrass-folk-pop feel […]