That’s what one high-strung son of someone was thinking for the rest of us while pressed up against the barrier leaving just enough breathing room between entertainer and her target audience as March wound down while that inevitable day for April fools waited…Continue
Posted on April 13, 2014 at 10:00am — 6 Comments
Walking into Boulder's eTown Hall (yes, little "e," big "T") for the first time is something like basking in the afterglow of a religious experience.
General admission seating on each side of the venue includes rows of wooden pews, and the source of inspiration for the modestly sized stained-glass window must be Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium, the Mother Church for country singers of yesteryear as well as today’s Americana artists.
Gauging the number of first-time…Continue
Posted on April 2, 2014 at 11:00am
On the first day of spring, flowers were blooming and romance was in the air, signaling a fresh start in life or renewed hope and faith. As birds chirped and bees buzzed, what could not be denied is love, promising love.
A smart, sweet and embraceable singing-songwriting duo known as The Sea The Sea convey all those feelings in a what's-old-is-new video that is presented here today.
"Fists Full of Flowers" is a beautiful song…Continue
Posted on March 21, 2014 at 7:30am
Rachael Price couldn’t spend Valentine’s Day at home in Brooklyn with her sweetheart, so she sang her heart out instead. Thus, another in a series of torrid love affairs between performer and audience was unleashed.
Yet Price’s most enduring relationship began as a childhood crush.
“I never wanted to do anything else but sing,” said Price, the breathtaking voice behind Lake Street Dive, one of the busiest, buzziest,…Continue
Posted on February 19, 2014 at 9:30am — 11 Comments
Mary Fahl didn't need to become a vampire to achieve pop culture immortality. Famed author Anne Rice gave it to the enduring singer-songwriter by sinking her teeth into one memorable passage in her latest novel, The Wolves of Midwinter:
The radio was playing an old dreamy melodic song from the nineties. He…Continue
Posted on February 12, 2014 at 10:05am