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  connection, 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