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7/21/17 - Julie Byrne "Not Even Happiness" (2017)

Julie Byrne (no relation to David) is an American singer-songwriter who has released two albums, this being her latest. Her sound is extremely intimate – simply her voice and her guitar for the most part, and the way she sings and plays draws you in to herself. 368 palabras más


Tom Petty Reins Supreme

The DJ today warned, “If you’re planning to go to Tom Petty tonight.. You will get rained on!” But walking in to Lebreton Flats, storm clouds threatening, I was not alone, a sea of Tom Petty fans were not to be deterred, we had waited too long for “his” return to Ottawa. 661 palabras más


1001 Albums: Chelsea Girl


Artist: Nico

Album: Chelsea Girl

Year: 1967

Length: 45:04

Genre: Folk-Pop/Chamber-Folk

“Here they come now
See them run now
Here they come now
Chelsea Girls”

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1001 Albums

Lead Belly - King Of The Twelve-String Guitar

Lead Belly, born Huddie William Ledbetter, was a blues and folk singer known for being the most prolific and talented performer to come out of his era. 964 palabras más


JT Rankings #18

#18 A

For the band, the immense quality and commercial success of the 1970’s ended with a thud with “A” (1980).  Reportedly, this album was originally conceived as an Ian Anderson solo effort, but with Martin Barre still on guitar and the newly added bass player, Dave Pegg, also playing, the record company felt the need to market this one as a “Tull” album.  160 palabras más

Jethro Tull

Cuts So Deep: Indigo Girls

Folks, let’s talk folk music. Having seen the Indigo Girls live four times, I can safely say I’m a fan. In this age of lip-syncing no-no’s (unless you’re on… 166 palabras más

Cuts So Deep