Brendan Benson-Good To Be Alive

It’s been a long while since we heard solo material from Brendan Benson. His last album, You Were Right, came out way back in 2013. He’s kept himself busy lately with his other band, The Raconteurs, and finally took some time to record new songs of his own. The first single off his new record, Dear Life, is a great Valentine’s message of loving yourself … Continue reading Brendan Benson-Good To Be Alive

Alex Lahey-Sucker For Punishment

Alex Lahey has released two great records over the last three years. Her most recent, The Best Of Luck Club, landed in my top ten albums of 2019. She has a unique voice that speaks universally, never overly sentimental but always heartfelt. Yesterday she released a brand new song ahead of some newly announced tour dates on the west coast. “Sucker For Punishment” is hard … Continue reading Alex Lahey-Sucker For Punishment

6-Week Hiatus Recap

It’s been a while since I rapped at y’all. No big thing going on over here, just haven’t felt motivated to write anything since before Christmas and didn’t want to waste anyone’s time with half-assed posts. The break wasn’t supposed to last this long, but here we are. I’ve still been going to shows and listening to lots of new music. Below, I’ll list my … Continue reading 6-Week Hiatus Recap

2019 Songs Of The Year

2019 was populated with a lot of old favorites making great music. My albums of the year list is a testament to that. It was also a great year for new artists making their marks and getting noticed. It was hard to narrow the list down to 50 songs this time out, but I think I finally settled on a list and order with which … Continue reading 2019 Songs Of The Year