For decades, Depeche Mode have been regarded as vanguards towing the line between electronic and rock music. The British group have influenced innumerable important figures in today’s dance music scene, and inspired remixes from the likes of Gesaffelstein, Eric Prydz, and Boys Noize – among many others. In October, Depeche Mode announced that they would release Spirit in […]
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There are some singer/songwriters whose music stays with you long after hearing it, drawing you back for another listen. Chris Watkins and his band Drunk Poets make that kind of music, reminiscent of Bob Dylan, Shawn Mullins and Lou Reed – simple, pure and honest, but always with a compelling story. His smooth low-key vocals are incredibly soothing to the ear, yet at the same time quite powerful. Following up on their superb 2015 album London Can Take It, Watkins/Drunk Poets dropped their latest album Lights All Askew in July 2016, and it’s another work of musical art. Drunk poetry indeed!
Hailing from Alaska, which he still calls home, Watkins formed his original version of the Drunk Poets band when he was just 16 years old. He has continued performing and recording under the band name Drunk Poets – with various members – throughout the years and up to…
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Immortal and aesthetic punk legends, Dinosaur Jr., give us yet another glimpse into the undying inspiration bubbling in the twisted minds of Mascis and Barlow. With Mascis’ electrifying and pain-wrenching vocals striking like lightning behind the heavy distorted guitar-thunder shaking the ground beneath you, the album is another groundbreaking success for these heroes of kick ass music! Continue reading “Dinosaur Jr. Gives a Glimpse and More with New Release”
Experience the dreamsound of Brigid Mae Power. Bask in the musing lyrics and affable tones of a honed vocal presence, spiritual piano pieces and the slowdown dusty percussion to levitate the soul into a dreamscape of immeasurable power and peaceful tranquility. Continue reading “Brigid Mae Power: Irish Singer-Songwriter with Breathtaking Presence”