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Category Archives: soulful

I’m starting the day with a great song from Yolke, a cool Australian electronic group. Check out this track from the album Syrup:

Often when you’re about to see one of your favorite bands, they are touring to support a new album. You’ve had time to get it and listen a bunch, and when you see them live there’s a real excitement hearing the new songs live. Maybe it’s the fact that you know the songs that makes […]

It has been awhile since I posted anything here, so I thought I would return with something absolutely amazing. This is the type of record that brings a man back to his semi-abandoned music blog. This is the type of record that’s so good you want to tell everyone about it. This is thew new […]

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 […]

“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 […]

Shara Warden, who goes by My Brightest Diamond, is incredible. I first saw her when she was singing with the Decemberists, and even though her part in the band was small, she was very memorable. All Things Unwind goes all over the place. The sweeping arrangements move in ways you don’t expect, and Shara’s voice […]