HURRAY FOR THE RIFF RAFF : LIFE ON EARTH

LABEL : NONESUCH ALBUM IN ONE SENTENCE : Life On Earth gets as close to speaking to 2022 as any music might I’m writing this as reports start to come from Ukraine that Kiev is surrounded and Putin has threatened the use of thermobaric and nuclear weapons. By accident in this moment, but not byContinue reading “HURRAY FOR THE RIFF RAFF : LIFE ON EARTH”

BIG THIEF : DRAGON NEW WARM MOUNTAIN I BELIEVE IN YOU

LABEL : 4AD ALBUM IN A SENTENCE : The Big Thief album where everything, even the most unexpected experiments, land in alignment. Maybe, maybe the special thing about Big Thief is the band’s talent for drawing everything into moments of alignment. Big Thief songs can be like a cloudbreak in the country when shafts ofContinue reading “BIG THIEF : DRAGON NEW WARM MOUNTAIN I BELIEVE IN YOU”