The gorgeous harmonies and unique vocal stylings of David and Meredith Metcalf are back on Bodies of Water’s latest release, Twist Again. David took my questions here.
Archive for July, 2011
Still flying under the radar (and only sometimes on her broom), Metal Mother, aka Tara Tati, has proferred up Bonfire Diaries, an album richly eclectic in it sounds and stories. She also directed the mind-blowing video, “Shake,” for the album’s single. We talk about that and more here.
The stunning composer Dustin O’Halloran has returned with another masterpiece, Lumiere (FatCat / One Little Indian), which radiates gentle waves of profound emotion. Here, he opens up about having synthesia, his favorite piano, and even recommends some composers for us.
This Stillwater, OK band has been gathering press and fans left and right since the release of their landmark Tamer Animals. Lead singer-songwriter Jesse Tabish and I spoke briefly about the record.
Black Eagle Child is the moniker of Wisconsinite recording artist Michael Jantz, and Lobelia is his first full length release. Featuring meditative guitars, evocative soundscapes, and the beautiful (and immaculately placed) cry of his young daughter, Lobelia is an album that everyone can enjoy. Read more here.