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Trouble and Daughter – EP

Trouble and Daughter’s name grabbed me from the beginning. One part comic book duo, one part Vegas act, all parts awesome. They attempt to live up to their namesake with pure enthusiasm and a barrage of sweet melodies and harmonies. … Continue reading

Posted in 2012, 3.5/5 Stars, Albums & Singles, Artists, Canada, Folk, Genre, July, Local, News, North America, Ontario, Pop, Rating, Release Date, Reviews, Rock, Toronto, Trouble and Daughter | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Stephen Denham & The Superfriends – Floorboards/Next Year Will Be Our Year

Stephen Denham & The Superfriends hail from Toowoomba, a small town outside Brisbane with a fantastic name. Denham also records music by himself but on this occasion he has teamed up with some friends to produce a two-track release. With … Continue reading

Posted in 2012, 3.5/5 Stars, Acoustic, Albums & Singles, Alternative, Artists, Australia, Folk, Free Music, Genre, Indie Folk, Local, May, News, Rating, Release Date, Reviews, Stephen Denham & the Superfriends, Toowoomba | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Howlin’ Woods — RockBox Demos

The Howlin’ Woods don’t produce the kind of music you’d want to fall asleep to, but it isn’t always the kind of stuff that’ll wake you up either. “Subtle” isn’t the word to describe Howlin’ Woods, but because of their underlying attention to … Continue reading

Posted in 2012, 4/5 Stars, Albums & Singles, Artists, California, Folk, Folk-Rock, Free Music, Genre, Howlin' Woods, Indie Folk, Indie Rock, January, Local, Name Your Price, News, North America, Rating, Release Date, Reviews, Santa Barbara, Soul, United States | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Tigers on Trains – Foundry

Tigers on Trains are a two-piece folk duo out of Long Island, New York. Formed in 2004, by Christian Van Deurs and Mason Maggio, they have three releases under their belt, including Foundry, their newest album released in July. Their … Continue reading

Posted in 2012, 5/5 Stars, Acoustic, Albums & Singles, Artists, Folk, Genre, Indie Folk, July, Local, Long Island, New York, News, North America, Rating, Release Date, Reviews, Tigers on Trains, United States | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Andrew Luttrell Band – Paint By Number$

The power of music to create an image in our heads and a feeling in our hearts is a special art form. The swelling of melodies and sculptures of music can immerse us in an artist’s talents, like a paint … Continue reading

Posted in 2012, 4/5 Stars, Acoustic, Albums & Singles, Andrew Luttrell Band, Artists, Baltimore, Bluegrass, Blues, Folk, Folk-Rock, Genre, Jam-band, Local, March, Maryland, North America, Rating, Release Date, Reviews, Rock, Singer/Songwriter, United States | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Connor Garvey – Where Ocean Meets Land

A gentle breeze blows out of Portland, Maine from an independent folk/pop rock artist named Connor Garvey.  Connor Garvey sings lighthearted folk songs about living the simple life and how it can become difficult.  However, life’s problems always seem to … Continue reading

Posted in 2011, 5/5 Stars, Acoustic, Albums & Singles, Artists, Connor Garvey, Folk, Genre, Indie Folk, Local, Maine, North America, Portland, Rating, Release Date, Reviews, September, Singer/Songwriter, United States | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Rin Tin Tiger – Toxic Pocketbook

Rin Tin Tiger’s album Toxic Pocketbook was released Tuesday, July 24th and it’s better than ever. Their music features nothing but guitars, a harmonica, drums and a beautiful voice singing. What you hear is what you get too, because no … Continue reading

Posted in 2012, 4.5/5 Stars, Acoustic, Albums & Singles, Americana, Artists, California, Folk, Folk-Rock, Genre, Indie Folk, July, Local, News, North America, Rating, Release Date, Reviews, Rin Tin Tiger, San Francisco, United States | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Second Lovers – Wishers, Dreamers & Liars

Second Lovers are a folk band out of Houston, Texas. Formed in November of 2010, the present-day lineup includes Nicolas Morales (vocal and guitars), Matt Lopez (bass guitar), Henry Largo (drums), Ashley Parker (vocals and violin) and Thomas Truver. Wishers, … Continue reading

Posted in 2012, 4.5/5 Stars, Acoustic, Albums & Singles, Americana, Artists, Folk, Genre, Houston, July, Local, News, North America, Rating, Release Date, Reviews, Second Lovers, Texas, United States | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment