Harry Stafford

She got me with her eyes, SINGLE: HARRY STAFFORD – “She Just Blew Me Away” [Gothic Urban Blues LP]

Harry Stafford – Gothic Urban Blues is available at Bandcamp. by Walter Price It wasn’t all that long ago that Inca Babies frontman Harry Stafford released one of the best-titled albums in recent histories, ‘Guitar Shaped Hammers’. An album that, with its dark cinematic lyrics, is something, if you haven’t already, to sink your teeth…

In Her Own “a time when” Words: PEARLA – “Daydream” (single) [‘Quilting & Other Activities’]

Pearla – ‘Quilting & Other Activities’ EP is available for pre-order now @ Egghunt Records. by Walter Price If you feel a faint movement beneath your feet it’s probably the building groundswell for Brooklyn singer-songwriter Pearla and her forthcoming EP, ‘Quilting & Other Activities’. With NPR saying of her sound, “music worth getting lost in…

Tarah Who?

Not mad my friend, WKND SPIN: TARAH WHO? – “Hurt”

Tarah Who – ’64 Women’ is available now @ Apple Music. by Walter Price That gnawing gut-wrenching feeling unsteadily teetering between I know better and good riddance is palpable and far too familiar. And indie-powerhouse Tarah Who?’s recent single “Hurt” is this turbulent dichotomy. Now you’re off living a married life. I wonder if she…

Lydia Loveless

Taste of every breath, SINGLE: LYDIA LOVELESS – “Mile High” (‘Boy Crazy and Single(s)’)

Lydia Loveless – ‘Boy Crazy and Single(s)’ is available @ Apple Music. by Walter Price At an imagined crossroads where Rhett Miller, Lucy Dacus, and Ray Wylie Hubbard merge, I like to picture multifaceted singer-songwriter, Lydia Loveless peering down the paths taking real-life inspiration from her losses, triumphs, and circumstances in between. At times, this…

Scott Walker

In His Own Songwriter’s Words: SCOTT WALKER on lyrics

“His records are some of the most important ever, for me. He was also fantastic with words – sometimes quite opaque with them – and I’m really fascinated by that.” – Damon Albarn “I feel the lyric will always guide you to what to do with the music. Get the lyric right, everything else will…