New Music 3/13/20: Lauren Ruth Ward, The Districts

Incoming: new music!  Better yet, new music that is worth your time. Lauren Ruth Ward – Vol. II – 11 tracks / 38 minutes Hard to decide what is stronger on this excellent LP- Lauren’s in your face songwriting or that powerfully seductive voice.   Lauren established herself as a smart and talented songwriter with … Continue reading New Music 3/13/20: Lauren Ruth Ward, The Districts

New Music 2/28/20: The Secret Sisters

Incoming: new music!  Better yet, new music that is worth your time. The Secret Sisters – Saturn Return – 10 tracks / 40 minutes More beautiful harmonies from Laura and Lydia, both recently mothers for the first time, with a focus on female empowerment.   When I discovered this duo’s You Don’t Own Me Anymore … Continue reading New Music 2/28/20: The Secret Sisters

New Music 2/14/20: Nathaniel Rateliff

Incoming: new music!  Better yet, new music that is worth your time. Nathaniel Rateliff – And It’s Still Alright – 10 tracks / 42 minutes Listeners unfamiliar with Mr. Rateliff’s earlier solo work may be surprised at the tone and themes of this impressive and introspective album.   Remember that it was only after Nathaniel … Continue reading New Music 2/14/20: Nathaniel Rateliff