ALBUM REVIEW: Pokey LaFarge ~ Something In The Water
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ALBUM REVIEW: Pokey LaFarge ~ Something In The Water

Like a straighter American cousin to C.W. Stoneking’s more esoteric old-timey sound, Pokey LaFarge blends all manner of traditional musical forms – from jazz and swing to folk, country, doo-wop and mariachi. It’s all woven together in LaFarge’s authentic style on this, his most realised album to date. With a band that he’s been playing … Continue reading

NEWS: Calexico announce new LP ‘Edge of the Sun’
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NEWS: Calexico announce new LP ‘Edge of the Sun’

Calexico (primarily the duo of John Convertino and Joey Burns) have been kicking up desert dust together since 1996 with their distinctive blend of jazz, post-rock, country and Tex-Mex music. Their last album was Algiers (2012) and now they’ve announced that their new album The Edge Of The Sun will be released on April 14th via Anti-/City … Continue reading