Tuareg Desert Guitarist Bombino Makes Nomad With Black Key’s Dan Auerbach
August 30, 2013 - Nomad is an appropriate title for guitarist Bombino’s new album. Certainly the Tuareg people are a nomadic people but the guitarist has been forced to move because of politics twice during his life.
Parquet Courts Work Really Hard To Sound Like They Don’t!
August 28, 2013 - The nonchalant raw riffage and the perfect off the cuff lyrics. Those are the things that attracted me to Light Up Gold the second full
length album from the Brooklyn based band Parquet Courts.
At A Loss For Words: Steve Martin Asks Edie Brickell To Write Lyrics For Their Collaboration
August 27, 2013 - Steve Martin is a true renaissance man. Add to his accomplishments as an actor, writer of everything from movie scripts to novels, art collector and very funny man; award-winning banjo player. His easy lilting melodies on the banjo have met Edie Brickell’s (of New Bohemian’s fame) lyrics on the new album Love Has Come For You.