Lanterns On the Lake: Until the Colours Run

• 2013/10/15 • Bella Union • Alternative/Indie Rock • Elodie | The Buffalo Days | Until the Colours Run | Green and Gold | *Another Tale From Another English Town* | Our Cool Decay “We just want the quiet life.” — “Another Tale From Another English Town” Lanterns On the Lake instrumentals remind me of Explosions in the Sky (more than the…

Oh Land: Wishbone

• 2013/09/24 • Federal Prism • Alternative/Indie Rock, Indie Pop, Club/Dance •  Renaissance Girls | Pyromaniac | Love You Better “I will love you better when I am blind.” — “Song” Oh Land is Nanna Øland Fabricius,  a Danish singer, who creates dance pop by feeling the gaps between beats with slightly artsy lyrical matter. From the energetic “Renaissance Girls” all the way…

Kings of Leon: Mechanical Bull

• 2013/09/24 • RCA • Alternative/Indie Rock, Southern Rock • Supersoaker | Beautiful War | Temple | *Wait for Me* | Comeback Story | Coming Back Again | Work On Me | Last Mile Home “I walk a mile in your shoes. And now I’m a mile away. And I’ve got your shoes.” — “Comeback Story” These Tennessee brothers continue to impress with their southern tinged rock…

Sarah Jarosz: Build Me Up From Bones

• 2013/09/24 • Sugar Hill • Bluegrass, Americana, Folk Rock • Over the Edge | Miles On the Moon | Build Me Up From Bones | Dark Road | Simple Twist of Fate | Gone To Soon “The road is long but it always unwinds.” — “Dark Road” Mixing varieties of folk, country and rock, Sarah Jarosz displays her strong…