Peter Joly-Easy Has Never Been The Way

There’s a line about halfway through the title track of Peter Joly’s new album, Easy Has Never Been The Way, that resonates with me as something I’ve held to be true for most of my life: “Living and achieving with each other, is the closest thing to God that we’re ever going to find.” It’s a thesis of sorts for the album as it looks … Continue reading Peter Joly-Easy Has Never Been The Way

Moon Kissed at Sleeping Village 11/3/21

If you want the quick version of my thoughts on seeing Moon Kissed live for the first time, here ya go: I bought a vinyl and a shirt after their set. For someone in my financial situation that is, quite honestly, a reckless financial choice. However, I enjoyed their performance so much, and already spent a lot of time listening to them on Spotify where … Continue reading Moon Kissed at Sleeping Village 11/3/21

Guy King-Devil’s Toy (featuring Joe Bonamassa)

Every once in a while I fall deep into a blues rabbit hole and I will gladly stay there for a few days, listening to the greats and then I’ll stop cold and not listen again for a long time. Earlier this year I was sent on one of these blues benders by the release of How Blue Can You Get, a set of unreleased … Continue reading Guy King-Devil’s Toy (featuring Joe Bonamassa)

Video Premiere: Adem Dalipi’s “Empty Promises”

Back in April of this year I posted a song called “Through Another’s Eyes” by Adem Dalipi. A blues-influenced pop number that I listened to a bunch of times and really enjoyed. Today, I’m bringing you the premiere of his latest video for his most recent release, “Empty Promises.” This will officially be out on Tuesday, September 21st, so enjoy this early look. Director Yash … Continue reading Video Premiere: Adem Dalipi’s “Empty Promises”

Top 5ive: Pitch4k 2021

We were collectively robbed of a music festival last year that would have featured headlining performances from The Yeah Yeah Yeahs, The National, and Run The Jewels. Despite every person I talk to under 30 having no idea who Run The Jewels are, that’s a ridiculously good headliner list. The make-up festival that took place last weekend, featuring a lot of the same undercard performers, … Continue reading Top 5ive: Pitch4k 2021