The Paper Kites: States

“We were like them before we were older. Just like they’ll grow to be as we are.“ [Nettwerk Records] • 2013/09/30 • Style: Alternative/Indie Rock, Indie Folk Music always makes me think of walking through a forest. This slightly folky sound makes me think about a deciduous forest in mid winter with a sinuous fog swirled around me. Peaceful,…

Deer Tick: Negativity

“I don’t want to be your bargaining chip.“ [Partisan REcords] • 2013/09/24 • Style: Alternative/Indie Rock, Indie Folk, Alt-Country After reading a few recent blurbs about John McCauley’s tough year, the title of this record seems fitting. Hopefully he found the creation of this album therapeutic. For the most part, gone is McCauley’s reckless delivery from his early work…

Blaudzun: Heavy Flowers

• 2013/01/29 • Krian Music Group • Alternative/Indie Rock, Indie Folk • Flame On My Head | Who Took the Wheel | Sunday Punch “It hurts to much to stay, but I won’t let go.“ He is a Dutch singer-songwriter with gifts to spare and his name is Johannes Sigmond. Enough said. Blaudzun

Keaton Henson: Birthdays

• 2013/04/09 • ANTI • Alternative/Indie Rock, British Indie Folk • 10am Gare du Nord | You | On the News “If you must leave, leave as though fire burns under your feet.” — “” Keaton Henson, is the reserved quiet guy you meet at every party. The person who is not loud nor quick to share, but when…

Pascal Pinon: Twosomeness

• 2013/02/05 • Morr Music • Indie Folk, Icelandic Folk Pop • Ekki Vanmeta | Þerney (One Thing) | When I Can’t Sleep “I know I’ll regret it one day, but that day is far away.” — “Þerney (One Thing)” Beautiful lyrics, beautiful voices, beautiful language, pure Icelandic beauty! Just might make you cry a few tears –…