Album Review: Wovenhand, “The Threshingfloor”

David Eugene Edwards returns with Wovenhand’s fifth studio album, The Threshingfloor. The band’s music, as always, draws on traditional Americana sounds, mixed liberally with influences from Native American, Middle Eastern, and Celtic tradition. . . . → Read More: Album Review: Wovenhand, “The Threshingfloor”

This Week in Great Music: 7/26 – 8/1

This Week in Great Music: 7/26 – 8/1 . . . → Read More: This Week in Great Music: 7/26 – 8/1

Wow, That’s a Good Song: Retribution Gospel Choir, “Hide It Away”

Retribution Gospel Choir’s sophomore album, appropriately titled 2, is already an early frontrunner to make it onto my Favorites of 2010 list. “Hide it Away” kicks the album off, and it’s a perfect start — it grabbed my attention and still manages to suck me in for the rest of the tracks. . . . → Read More: Wow, That’s a Good Song: Retribution Gospel Choir, “Hide It Away”

This Week in Great Music: 7/19 – 7/25

As usual for the summer, there are a ton of great shows going on which also happen to be free. Trek on down to Millennium Park or Navy Pier to check out some cost-free tunes. . . . → Read More: This Week in Great Music: 7/19 – 7/25

Hooray for Covers! Hugo, “99 Problems”

How to make Jay-Z’s iconic “99 Problems” even better? Why, by adding banjos and a really really freaky video, that’s how. . . . → Read More: Hooray for Covers! Hugo, “99 Problems”

This Just In…

Tik Tok and California Gurls are the same song. In other news, water is wet. . . . → Read More: This Just In…