Briar Rabbit at Schubas 9-5-2013

Last night at Schubas I finally got the chance to see my friend Briar Rabbit perform live for the first time. I’m not sure how I’ve gone over a year without seeing him play, but it was well worth the wait. This show acted as the kick-off to promote the new album From Your Bones-though the record has been delayed, so this was deemed a … Continue reading Briar Rabbit at Schubas 9-5-2013

Briar Rabbit-So Long (New Single)

Briar Rabbit finds a way to make even the most life-shattering events into fun sing-a-longs that play perfectly at parties or, if you’re like me, when driving alone in a car and singing at the top of your lungs. I don’t remember what or where I heard Briar Rabbit first, but I know that immediately there was something special about him. With his new single … Continue reading Briar Rabbit-So Long (New Single)

Tour Announcement: Briar Rabbit Does The Midwest

Next week Chicago’s Briar Rabbit is taking his talents out of town for a two-week tour of the midwest. He’ll be playing some old songs, as well as the new material he’s been working on for his follow-up to 2012’s The Great Routine. He’ll be hitting most of the major cities, as well as a couple less-familiar cities like Newporty, Kentucky and Clive, Iowa (where … Continue reading Tour Announcement: Briar Rabbit Does The Midwest

60 Minutes Or Less: The Hasty Revelations Album

When I first brought the idea of Hasty Revelations to Rick Riggs at Handwritten, it was a purely selfish endeavor. How wonderful, I thought, to have bands that I love come in to the studio and play a song just for me. Of course, I would share these songs afterward, but for one hour, they were completely mine and no one else’s. Rick seemed to … Continue reading 60 Minutes Or Less: The Hasty Revelations Album