Oh could you use a little company :: SOTD

Keep Art Alive :: “With the Wind” :: Art by Kris Lewis “There ain’t no rest for the wicked, money don’t grow on trees. I got bills to pay, I got mouths to feed, ain’t nothing in this world for free.” Isabel, with the borrowed red hair, hopped a Greyhound to as far as her tips would take her. He used to call this way to travel “the dirty bitch“, and then, after a while, he took to calling her that, too. But she was long gone, new name, no particular location. She had spent six weeks in this nowhere … Continue reading Oh could you use a little company :: SOTD

New Music Round-Up :: Week of 10/7

One Breath :: Anna Calvi Three-Sentence Review: At one moment I am associating sound and song to goth-rock/darkcore, at next moment I feel a Sonic Youth noise vibe (those guitars!), and then I am flushed with a PJ Harvey, Florence Welch and Patrick Wolf ┬áconnection, as well. There is raw rock here, there is pop here, there is darkness, too, but for me the vocals, though strong, get lost in all the sound. On initial listen I find myself disconnecting from most of the songs due to sound over vocals; this may need multiple listens to take completely in (I … Continue reading New Music Round-Up :: Week of 10/7