Roo & The Howl-“Give Me Time”

I’ve heard a good number of Roo & The Howl songs over the past year or so, but none have been quite as compelling as “Give Me Time.” From the Goldfrapp-ish opening to the random fits of guitar in the opening verse, the song is never what you expect it to be. What could have been a fun, poppy jaunt turns into a loud, brash … Continue reading Roo & The Howl-“Give Me Time”

Buffalo Gospel-We Can Be Horses

A couple years ago I was trying to set up an interview with John Darnielle when he came through town with The Mountain Goats. I exchanged a few emails with a guy from Shorefire who eventually told me that there wouldn’t be enough time for me to get in there. As expected, I suppose. During these emails he did send me a record to check … Continue reading Buffalo Gospel-We Can Be Horses