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Monthly Archives: April 2010
Big Light’s "Animals in Bloom" is a superb recording marrying psychedelic guitar rock, pop-like vocals and the band’s well-honed artsy sensibility. The Bay Area-based quartet has put in the time to create their own sound, and their recording shows a … Continue reading
Martin Sexton is one of the great modern singer-songwriters. His latest recording, "Sugarcoating," showcases his immensely soulful voice and his emotionally attuned writing. The recording breaks new ground for Sexton. Most songs were co-written over the summer with Dan Mackenzie, … Continue reading