Alex Lahey-“I Haven’t Been Taking Care Of Myself”

There is something infectious about Alex Lahey’s music that gets into your brain and refuses to leave. She’s a very sincere songwriter who doesn’t gussy up what she’s trying to say. She trades clever barbs for straightforward statements about deep-seated fears and desires. This is the third single off her upcoming debut, I Love You Like A Brother, and each one sounds better than the … Continue reading Alex Lahey-“I Haven’t Been Taking Care Of Myself”

Tigertown at Lincoln Hall 8/28/17

A lot of people showed up to Lincoln Hall early on Monday night to catch opener Tigertown. The Sydney, Australia-based quartet had everyone dancing with their synthpop sounds and jovial personalities. Husband and wife duo Chris and Charlie Collins joked when they played their “one love song” that’s about them and not someone else. It was one of those sets where you can see how … Continue reading Tigertown at Lincoln Hall 8/28/17

The Griswolds at Metro 4/23/2016

Of the three bands I saw last night at Metro, The Griswolds were the ones with which I was most familiar. I don’t know all their stuff, but I know enough that I could enjoy myself beyond taking photos. The crowd-heavy version of “Be Impressive” was great to hear. “Right On Track” and “Beware The Dog” seemed to be fan favorites of the night. They … Continue reading The Griswolds at Metro 4/23/2016