Moby

When Moby Discovered Hope from Diana Ross

Moby has a stunning memoir; Porcelain, OUT NOW Penguin.   ‘Diana Ross was promising me that there was a world that wasn’t stained with sadness and resignation. Somewhere there was a world that was sensual and robotic and hypnotic. And clean,’  ‘A disco song on AM radio had given me a glimmer of hope: Someday…

Gringo

Gringo Pt. 1 – Down South and Summer Thing

Gringo share summer Cali-surf rock sounds with new single/video “Down South”. by Walter Price   Sitting in various rooms in this ancient house looking out of windows at the bleak, white  German scenery while being weighed down by the sounds of Wilco and The Smiths, I needed something…something to eradicate the dullness. Then like a warm glow…

Ryan Adams

Ryan Adams

Ryan Adams The First Time I Was Rattled by a Heckler (Excerpt from New York Times) (New album, Prisoner out 17 February 2017)   “As I approached the heckler’s wooden pew, I was shocked. He was only a few years older than me. Unshaven, bleary-eyed. He had on a baseball hat and seemed so drunk that…

Frontier Ruckus Our Flowers Are Still Burning VIDEO

Frontier Ruckus Enter The Kingdon Out 17 February 2017. by Walter Price   Over their releases, videos, and tours Frontier Ruckus have become well known for their warmth and tactile nature of their sound and tales. Their new single (and video), “Our Flowers Are Still Burning”, finds the band moving in familiar tones of not broken, steady…

Whitney Rose

Whitney Rose South Texas Suite

Whitney Rose South Texas Suite iTunes  /  Six Shooter Records. by Walter Price   Stunningly reminiscent of Marty Robbins, Whitney Rose’s new release South Texas Suite opens with “Three Minute Love Affair”, and then the brilliance continues to unfold. Blending styles and genres seemingly comes easy for this Austin-based Canadian ‘countrypolitan’ star. And rarely does an artist trying…

NITES

NITES Metamorphosis ft. Najee Amaranth

NITES new single “Metamorphosis” ft. Najee Amaranth OUT NOW. by Walter Price   Just as I thought I knew what Adam Brookes (Dangermaker) was about he releases a new project NITES and a fresh new single “Metamorphosis” ft. Najee Amaranth (The Oakland Mind). In thoughts reminiscent of 1980’s retro synth pop, à la Camouflage or New Order with…