"Omaha has given us the reigning heir to Henry Miller's dark emotional mirror, Townes Van Zandt's three-chord moan, and Lou Reed's warehouse minimalism: his name is Simon Joyner." — Gillian Welch. New on BB*Island, his wonderful double album "Step Into The Earthquake"
One Month and a day too late. Lord Youth releases two new songs as digital single. The accompanying videos feature Andy Warhol party scenes from the late 60s, and a haunting Yugoslavian short movie from the late 70s.
No, the album format isn’t dying, not according to this smart, eclectic band from the Munich underground, who’s celebrating it with a playful concept: an "Anagrammatical Exorcism of the 60s". Get a glimpse of it from their first video „Just Chirp On, Ego“. More to come.
NICK FERRIO reminds us that even on a solo album there's lots of room for lovely and touching duets, teaming up with Julie Doiron and other friends for a recording session in an historic art deco theatre.