You’re a happily married couple who share a 24-7 existence, mostly writing songs while roaming free in what’s left of the open country. Yet when you put your first two names together, the act sounds like a finger-snapping folk duo resembling the fictitious Mitch and Mickey, who were reunited in the 2003 mockumentary A Mighty Wind.
Not that there’s anything wrong with that, but ... If you like your lyrics dark, your melodies moodier, your Christmases not quite so merry…Continue
Posted on November 29, 2013 at 1:00pm
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The singer-songwriter born in New Jersey but now based in Northampton, Massachusetts, has remained primarily in her Northeastern comfort zone since leaving the solace of a meditative life to become a full-time musician in 2009.
So flying to Colorado to perform two…Continue
Posted on October 15, 2013 at 12:30pm
It was pouring buckets that wreaked havoc in Colorado the week that ZZ Ward arrived in mid-September with her Down and Dirty Shine tour.
“I was getting a little nervous about the weather,” Ward said, acknowledging the situation more than halfway through her set at the Ogden Theatre in Denver on September 14. Her previous day was spent at the…Continue
Posted on September 23, 2013 at 9:30am — 2 Comments
“It’s such cool and eccentric but such deeply emotional and innovative music and it’s so hard to achieve all of those things at the same time.”
Vienna Teng was expressing her admiration for another musician last week when she said that, not for a moment considering she was describing her own latest ambitious and remarkable project.
So let’s say it for her: Witness the musical rebirth of Vienna Teng with…Continue
Posted on September 17, 2013 at 9:30am — 2 Comments