Tag Archive for folk

Dan Craig: In Dust Bowls

It’s rather surprising that Dan Craig even has time these days to put out a new record. Besides being one of Denver’s premiere singer/songwriters, he’s also a med student, a husband, and recently a new father. Actually, though, this gem…

Quiet Americana

Many people might be more familiar with the name Boulder Acoustic Society than they are with the name Aaron Keim. That’s because Boulder Acoustic Society has been making a name for itself as a progressive band in the bluegrass/roots/neo-folk world…

“Indie Folk Melancholipop”: the whicker and pine

Brand new on the radar…to the sound of (not so) much fanfare…comes Denver acoustic indie-folk band the whicker and pine. (Doesn’t ANYONE use upper case anymore?) Anyhow, just getting started, these guys already show some musical maturity on their debut…

The Sound of Civil Wars

This band is already getting plenty of attention, but I just have to put in my two cents’: acoustic folk duo The Civil Wars is one of the best I’ve heard in quite some time. More than just the raw,…

Folk Music for Space Travel?

The cool thing about the Internet and indie music is that you’re not limited by distance as to what you can find.¬† So here’s a spin on music you don’t see every day: a band in Germany, playing Americanized alt-folk,…