The entire show was a family affair. Azure Ray’s, Maria Taylor, brought her younger sister, Kim Taylor and Kim’s husband Taylor Hollingsworth, to open the show. Sounding like a modern day Johnny Cash and June Carter, the audience enjoyed the folk-inspired musical stylings of the duo.
As I sit behind my computer, typing away with blog posting-obscurity, I am listening to Cyndi Harvell's new track "Northbound", and feeling all the more lazy as her hypnotic Georgian voice entices me with it's sweet lullaby quality. Her new album From The Echo comes out on October, 12th. We are proudly offering you the first glimpse of the album with her first single "Northbound".
Listen and download Dustin Wong's new song from his solo album, Infinite Love!
Those who have never been to an Owen show take note: When Mike Kinsella, the sole creative force behind the project, takes the stage, he does what he wants -- especially in front of a home crowd. This includes, but is certainly not limited to, riffing on audience members, telling shameless jokes about the Ben Roethlisberger sex scandal and putting the mental image of a dog getting a tattoo into the collective head of a room full of people.
Instead of the typical show in which each act plays its own set, Collett, Zeus and Bahamas will all take the stage together, playing songs by all three.
Dear Companion is a collaboration between Daniel Martin Moore, Ben Sollee and Yim Yames to draw attention to the practice of Mountaintop Removal in the Tennessee mountains
Documentary Filmaker Natalie van den Dungen created this great piece of cinematography for the band while in Europe. You can watch it on IRR first.