Tag Archive for mp3

Finding Deluka

I don’t know why sometimes the electronic, new-wave, Brit-pop type sound appeals to me, but it does.  Maybe it’s a reminder to me of the 80′s.  (Should I have written that??) Anyhow. Deluka has been stirring it up in the UK…

Gabrielle Louise: Musical Wanderlust

This post complements my article on Examiner.com. Denver-based singer/songwriter Gabrielle Louise is an indie musician; but whatever sound or image that classification puts in your mind, don’t trust it.  Even if you’re correct in your assumptions about her music, you…

Someone Come and Save My Life

I love when a song so stirs (haunts?) me that I’m compelled to play it over and over. City and Colour is the solo moniker for Dallas Green, lead singer for Canadian band Alexisonfire.  The song below, “Sleeping Sickness”, is off…

A Melodic Daydream: Indie for Grownups

When LnZ Kade of A Melodic Daydream sent me their latest project, A Little Weird, I wasn’t quite sure how to describe what I was hearing. Oh, I can’t help it.  The pun is just sitting there waiting to be used. It…

Andrea Ball: “Dial Tone”

I first heard Andrea Ball play as one of the opening acts for Elin Palmer during her CD release party.  Now, she’s got a CD release party of her own. Dial Tone–both the record and the title track–carry the distinction…

Regret Night Steps Up

This post is supplementary to my article on Examiner.com. When you first start writing about a local music scene, you are, in a sense, late to the party. You find yourself running to catch up becuase all you have to go on…

Indie Folk with a Twist of Brit: Mumford & Sons

I saw these guys for the first time during their debut performance on David Letterman, and I was immediately captivated.  Four guys from London doing their own unique take on folk/bluegrass?  London’s gotta be, what, 4000 miles from the Appalachians?…