Madi Diaz – Phantom

  Madi Diaz creates gorgeous pop-infused anthems that almost definitely will shoot to the top of your summer playlists. “Stay Together” is a song you’ll be singing out of your car windows, it has that anthemic chorus that … Read More >

The Ericksons – Bring Me Home

  Bring Me Home, the new album by The Ericksons, is the best and brightest yet, an evocation of the love of family. These songs express what the two sisters embody: joy, survival, heart and ethereal beauty. Ranging … Read More >

Joey Badass at the Barrymore

  Small crowd? No problem. “I’m still gon’ show out” That’s exactly what the nineteen-year-old Brooklyn native did. He showed out. Joey Bada$$ shined with a performance that emulated the roots of hip-hop, bringing to Madison a traditional … Read More >

Panda Bear Review

    What a magical night! I’m so pleased Panda Bear took time out of his globe-spanning tour to come to Madison. As I mentioned in my preview, I had high expectations for this … Read More >

Love Inks – EXI

  Love Inks, a minimalist pop trio from Austin, returns to the music scene with their latest release, EXI. The album opens with “Shoot 100 Panes Of Glass,” a lazily sultry number introduced by sparse guitar chords and … Read More >