Steph Barrak-Words To Break Your Heart

Boston-based singer-songwriter Steph Barrak is flying under the radar right now, despite releasing a very good record on Valentine’s Day called Words To Break Your Heart. Over the course of eleven songs she proves herself to be a fine writer and performer, combining the emotional sincerity and intelligence of Laura Veirs with the sing-along pop sensibility of the early 2000’s wave of female Top 40 … Continue reading Steph Barrak-Words To Break Your Heart

Josh Ritter-Bringing In The Darlings

Since the first time I heard Animal Years in the spring of 2006, I’ve been a fan of Josh Ritter. I consider him one of the, if not the finest songwriters working today, and his albums have consistently been a staple of my top ten lists. Last year, just about this time, I met the man at South By Southwest, and I consider it one … Continue reading Josh Ritter-Bringing In The Darlings