REVIEW: Josh Ritter’s “Fever Breaks” Combines Rock ‘N’ Roll Grit With Top Notch Songwriting

Full disclosure: I’ve heard of Josh Ritter many times throughout the years (his collaboration with the legendary Bob Weir on “When Will I Be Changed,” from his last album, 2017’s Gathering, caught my attention), but I haven’t actually heard much of Ritter’s catalog. When it was announced that Jason Isbell would be producing his latest […]

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REVIEW: Bird Buzz: Jade Bird’s Self-Titled Debut Lives Up To The Hype

Though this is only her debut full length, for those hip to current music trends and artists, Jade Bird has steadily been gaining buzz throughout the past 12+ months, with millions of Spotify streams (“What I Am Here For,” from her 2017 EP Something American, has almost 13 million views as of this writing) and featured spots on late night television. […]

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Show Review: 20 Years After “A Gravel Road,” Lucinda Williams and Buick 6 Put On Memorable Performance at the Beacon Theatre with Special Guests

photos by Kevin Gillingham I have a bit of a love/hate relationship when a band announces that they’ll be playing an album in its entirety for a full tour. At least half of the set list is automatically predictable, and if the album has some duds—well, you’re in for the whole ride (or at least […]

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