PHOX: PHOX

• 2014/06/24 • Partisan Records • Alternative/Indie Rock, Indie Pop • Leisure | Slow Motion | 1936 | *Laura* | Kingfisher | Satyr and the Faun “You may taste the salt that rolls off my cheekbone, but you don’t know why I cry.” — “Slow Motion” According to allmusic.com the band considers their sound in the vicinity of “Fiest and Monty Python”, let’s…

Strand Of Oaks: Heal

• 2014/06/24 • Dead Oceans• Alternative/Indie Rock • Goshen ’97 | HEAL | Same Emotions | *Shut In* | JM | Plymouth | Mirage Year “Know my name, know I mean it.” — “Shut In” Armed with a strong vocal delivery and enthusiastic straight forward (with a few detours) guitar driven rock, Tim Showalter, manages to capture and reside in…

Lost In The Trees: Past Life

• 2014/02/18 • ANTI • Alternative/Indie Rock, Indie Folk • Excos | Past Life | *Daunting Friend* | Rites | Sun | Night Walking | Upstairs “For a moment I swear, you scared me just to scare me.” — “Excos” Ari Picker is the man behind, Lost in the Trees. I have listened to Past Life more than most albums this year. The…

Crowder: Neon Steeple

• 2014/05/27 • sixstepsrecords • Pop/Rock, Country, Religious • My Beloved | I am | Come Alive | Come As You Are | My Sweet Lord | This I Know | *Here’s My Heart* | Here’s My Heart “Where the broken and the least of the least come alive.” — “Come Alive” The only difference between a Crowder album and a David Crowder Band album is…