From Promoter: “Coming off the heels of his gorgeous debut album, Where I’m at Now, a steady tour run with labelmate Tasha, and an exciting pair of performances at SXSW, the New York City-based producer, vocalist, and multi-instrumentalist, S. Raekwon (aka Steven Raekwon Reynolds) springs forward with a new EP of loose and joyous indie-pop gems. With I Like […]
Members of UVM bands Comatose Kids and McAuley Kart team up for this bossa-nova flavored single, a beautiful slice of jazzy neo-soul with themes of self-acceptance. FCC: Clean RIYL: Norah Jones, Everything But the Girl, Lianne La Havas, XEN Miles
Label: Fat Possum Records Release Date: September 30, 2022 French musician Melody Prochet (see Melody’s Echo Chamber), just released Unfold. The album is wonderfully hypnotic and spacey. Described as the “lost follow-up album” to her debut, Unfold was recorded with Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker in Australia in 2013. The relationship didn’t make it through the […]
American, Modern works for violin + piano. Nice!
Mostly intense violin works, some quieter and solo piano. Play!
Wind band works, some oompah, others gracious.
For Cello + piano, long works, lyrical + strong, all contemporary.
Baroque era pieces for flute/harpsichord and other Baroque instruments.
Known or popular classical pieces, some from film.
String quartets inspired by the seasons, contemporary.
For bandoneon/clarinet/orchestra, Argentinian composers’ tango and more!
For varied instruments, slowly building, dark sounds, but interesting.
Ukrainian composers’ piano works, classical with folk elements. Fundraising CD.
Piano + voice, strong to lyrical abstract works.
Percussion/piano works, slow, plucking and abstract.
Inspired by nature, lyrical to strong symphonic pieces.
Modern orchestral works with jazz and pop influences–varied. Play!
Contemporary, gracious piano works, varied. Play!
Two lovely quartets and 2 others that are louder and more insistent. Play!
Varied saxophone pieces–some with piano or electronics. Play!
Works by female composers from Eastern Europe, over time, mostly modern. Play!
Wildly varied works for strings, electric guitar, voice and others. From a composer who was not recognized when alive and has been recently rediscovered.
Sound sculptures of glaciers and ice, electroacoustic. Play!
Compositions over 30 yrs, mostly slow, abstract yet jerkily lyrical.
BTV’s Cosmic the Cowboy have further refined their sound on their sophomore album, bringing elements of power pop, Americana, psychedelia and modern indie into a unique sonic palette. Trevor Sohnen’s songwriting is as catchy and clever as ever. The only shame (for radio) is how many tracks are explicit! Track Picks: 1, 5, 8 FCC: […]