Tag Archives: Folk

Yonder Mountain String Band at the Barrymore

  Editor’s note: On 1/31/15 progressive bluegrass legends Yonder Mountain String Band played the Barrymore Theater in Madison, WI with indie-folk band Horse Feathers. WSUM’s Chloe DeVries and Megan Roessler attended the show and filed the following report.Read More >

Vashti Bunyan – Heartleap

Warning: Do not pop this CD in while starting your 30 minute commute pre-caffeine fix. You may just fall asleep at the wheel. Its beautiful, but feels like one long hypnotizing lullaby. Bunyan is an English singer/songwriter who … Read More >

Feather-Bright – Feather-Bright

  Is there such a thing as Goth Folk? Because I think this might be it. Feather-Bright’s self-released album includes bits of lovely cello, haunting vocals, then a galvanic bass. In fact, don’t be fooled by the sweet … Read More >

Dead Horses – Space and Time

Vive Wisconsin! Dead Horses, a bluegrass band from Oshkosh, delivers toe-tapping good ole’ country by way of fiddle, mandolin, guitar, double bass and the amazing old soul voice of Sarah Vos, evocative of First Aid Kit’s Klara Soderberg. … Read More >

Sharon Van Etten Review

Sharon Van Etten Concert Review 7/17/14 @ The Terrace It was about 7:45 when I made it out to the Terrace from a class in Helen C. White. Even hours before the show started, those paisley metal chairs … Read More >

Bronze Radio Return’s Electric Revelry

Not one of the bigger acts at Revelry, Bronze Radio Return’s  set time was shorter than ideal. All this aside, Bronze Radio Return still killed it in a big way. Despite having only minimal knowledge of this Hartford, CT 6-piece … Read More >