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Category Archives: Acoustic / Mellow

I know that many of you might be familiar with Ray LaMontagne, but I wanted to post about him for the handful of you that aren’t. I’ve been listening to him more and more, and thinking about what it is about his music that makes him so good. Sure, he has a voice that I’ve […]

Late last night I stumbled across this amazing performance from Tan Vampires, an indie band from New Hampshire. The stripped down version from this performance was a nice introduction to their debut album which I found later, called For Physical Fitness. They remind me a little but of Local Natives. Check them out:

“Light” from singer/guitarist Pat Hull is one of the most beautiful records I’ve ever listened to. It’s the kind of album that you can’t just put on in the background, whilst focusing on a distraction. This album draws your attention in, with it’s unpredictable hooks and interesting turns. The 10 songs seem to connect as […]

For about a year now Inter Arbiter by Inlets has been a regular sound in my headphones. I simply can’t get enough of it. Sebastian Krueger (who is Inlets) takes guitars, banjo, clarinet, and a bunch of other fun toys, and creates absolutely beautiful arrangements that sound like nothing you’ve ever heard. There are so […]