Shawn Colvin: Steady On (acoustic)

Posted on Aug 21, 2019 in Reviews
Shawn Colvin: Steady On (acoustic)

Even amidst so many albums that we love, there are a few in each person’s life that save us, soothe us, heal us, and hold us again and again for decades. Their timelessness is found mainly in the songwriting with a story-telling so deep and true that not even years can diminish the potency. Now […]

Ana Egge: Is It the Kiss

Posted on Aug 15, 2019 in Reviews
Ana Egge: Is It the Kiss

Great songs — honest songs — don’t only give us a lens through which we can see their writers; they give us a look inside ourselves. They connect us to our own hearts, as well as each others’, across time, space, and every other barrier imaginable. They teach us and reach us, heal us and […]

Spirit Family Reunion: Ride Free

Posted on Aug 7, 2019 in Reviews
Spirit Family Reunion: Ride Free

String bands, very often, are far more concerned with their picking and plucking than they are with their writing and singing. That’s a mood in and of itself, it seems. But there are a few old-time groups that fit all the pieces together. With their new release, Ride Free, Spirit Family Reunion shows themselves to […]