Matthew Perryman Jones: The Waking Hours

Posted on Sep 6, 2018 in Bios
Matthew Perryman Jones: The Waking Hours

“One day I’ll know as I am known,” Matthew Perryman Jones sings in “Happy,” the opening track of his fantastic new album, The Waking Hours. The line is both a hopeful prayer and a knowing promise that tugs at the heartstrings of the song cycle: the idea of letting control go and giving ourselves over […]

Amy Ray

Posted on Aug 20, 2018 in Bios
Amy Ray

A lot of artists defy categorization. Some do so because they are tirelessly searching for the place they fit, while others are constantly chasing trends. Some, though, are genuinely exploring and expressing their myriad influences. Amy Ray belongs in the latter group. Pulling from every direction — Patty Griffin to Patti Smith, Big Star to […]

Katie Herzig: Moment of Bliss

Posted on Jun 1, 2018 in Bios
Katie Herzig: Moment of Bliss

Katie Herzig’s new album, Moment of Bliss, starts with a simple question: “How do you talk about a feeling, when you don’t know where it lives inside?” With that satisfyingly simple dream-pop gem, Herzig invites you into a song cycle that asks you to feel something the whole way through. Fair warning: With this collection, […]