Glass Heart String Choir

5 Albums That Helped Influence Glass Heart String Choir’s Katie Mosehauer & Ian Williams

Glass Heart String Choir – ‘Light’ is available @ Bandcamp. by Katie Mosehauer & Ian Williams   It’s difficult to narrow down what influences us as composers, songwriters, and instrumentalists; there are thousands (tens of thousands!) of songs, sounds, and performances that affect us both consciously and subconsciously each year. But some stick in our brains and…

Clara Strauch

Clara Strauch – Persephone, plus five albums influential albums

Clara Strauch is available on iTunes. by Walter Price   Zeus and Demeter’s grief ridden struggles with their daughter’s abduction by Hades has been credited with how the four seasons were created. And like the changes in weather, Clara Strauch’s new album examines the realities of adversities, sacrifice transitioning into acceptance and hopefulness. Beautifully absorbing…

joe strouzer

EXCLUSIVE Track x Track: Joe Strouzer – 9th Ward Tape

Joe Strouzer – 9th Ward Tape is available via Little Paradise Records. by Walter Price   Hand-me-down traditional blues, folk, and jazz songs have been the foundations of popular music since the dawn of recorded music. Sometimes whitewashed to fit the times and/or radio audiences. Which can seem illegitimate or labeled ‘cultural appropriation’ in modern times, but…

small souls

Small Souls’ Brian Rozendal goes Track by Track new LP ‘Unheard, Unseen’

Small Souls can be found on Bandcamp. by Walter Price   When an album allows the listener to visualize scenes, personal-conscious vignettes, you can inadvertently and pleasantly become transfixed. Small Souls (Brian Rozendal, Bryan Daste) have such an album, ‘Unheard, Unseen’. Haunting, complex, introspective and honest, this album is a beautiful example of how exploring folk and…