Pete Droge-Skeleton Crew featuring Elaine Summers

Normally I wouldn’t bother posting on a holiday, but let’s be honest; my posting schedule has been anything but normal the last few months. Basically, if I hear something I like, I’ll let you know. Otherwise I’m just listening to the same five or six things I always turn to when things feel out of whack. One of those things that I threw on a … Continue reading Pete Droge-Skeleton Crew featuring Elaine Summers

Fort Frances-These Lights Will Shine Again

It remains a scary time for most humans around the globe. I have personally found it very hard to relate to new music coming out right now that was recorded well before any of this current craziness started. So, I was happy to receive a new song from my friends in Fort Frances that puts a positive spin on these months of isolation. The track … Continue reading Fort Frances-These Lights Will Shine Again

Holy Hive-Float Back To You

I feel like sweetness is something everyone could use right now, and Holy Hive delivers a heaping teaspoon of it on “Float Back To You.” This is the title track to their first LP, the follow-up to the EP Harping. Holy Hive is made up of singer-songwriter Paul Spring, acclaimed drummer Homer Steinweiss (Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings), and bassist Joe Harrison. Float Back To … Continue reading Holy Hive-Float Back To You

From The Archives: Mister Heavenly at Lincoln Hall 1/14/2011

I haven’t been feeling particularly inspired to write about any new music over the past couple months. I think we’re all in the doldrums of isolation by now. So, just for the sake of posting something in case everyone has forgotten about this website, here’s an old post from 2011 and the first time I saw Mister Heavenly. It was also the first show I … Continue reading From The Archives: Mister Heavenly at Lincoln Hall 1/14/2011