speakers in code feature 1

Listen | Hayes Carll – The Love That We Need

Photo by Jacob Blickenstaff We could stay here forever just holding on Hayes Carll, it’s been a while (my favorite is still “Down the Road Tonight“). But hot damn, keep cooking these gems. Take all the time you need. Lovers and Leavers is out on April 8

speakers in code feature 1

Forecastle Festival Day Three Photo Recap | Beck, The Replacements, Jenny Lewis, Sharon Van Etten, Nickel Creek, Lucius, Sun Kil Moon, Hayes Carll, The Weeks, Reignwolf, Matrimony

Jenny Lewis at Forecastle | All photos by Jason Gonulsen The final day of the 2014 Forecastle Festival was packed with some heavy hitters, including Beck, The Replacements, and Jenny Lewis. Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day jammed with Paul Westerberg and The Replacements, while Reignwolf rocked like no other all weekend. Please enjoy these … Read more

speakers in code feature 1

Jam of the Day | Hayes Carll – Stomp and Holler

I’m like James Brown only white and taller And all I want to do is stomp and holler On Sunday, Texas singer-songwriter Hayes Carll will be back in Saint Louis, set to play one of my favorite venues in town: The Sheldon. Carll can rock a little — today’s Jam of the Day proves his … Read more

speakers in code feature 1

The Best Songs of 2011 | 75 – 51

Check out songs 100-76. And keep up with the list on Spotify here. 75 The Kill Van Kulls – Lost and Found [buy the single] [more Kill Van Kulls on Speakers] 74 WILD FLAG – Boom [buy the album] [more WILD FLAG on Speakers] 73 Noah and the Whale – L.I.F.E.G.O.E.S.O.N. [buy the album] 72 Gauntlet Hair … Read more

speakers in code feature 1

Contest | Hayes Carll Vinyl Giveaway

Singer-songwriter Hayes Carll released his awesome album, KMAG & YOYO  (& Other American Stories) on Lost Highway last February, and he recently made a stop in Saint Louis for the 15th edition of Twangfest. That week, we made his song, “Another Like You” the Jam of the Day, and we’ve been mesmerized ever since. Hayes … Read more

speakers in code feature 1

Video | Sharon Van Etten Performs “Love More” at Bonnaroo

Don’t get me wrong, Thursday at Bonnaroo was a good time. Best Coast, Wavves, Freelance Whales, Hayes Carll, and Sleigh Bells all rocked their respective tents. But, I was really looking forward to Friday morning, when Sharon Van Etten was scheduled to perform at the Which Stage, which is the second largest platform at Bonnaroo. … Read more

speakers in code feature 1

Jam of the Day | Hayes Carll – Another Like You

A few years ago, my friend Anthony sent me a text message that simply read: Hayes Fuckin’ Carll. Couldn’t have said it better myself, really. When I listen to Carll’s music, I feel like I’m listening to one of the best country/rock/folk musicians of our time. I’m being serious — name another artist who writes … Read more

speakers in code feature 1

Contest | Win One Four-Night Pass to Twangfest, June 8-11

Twangfest is back in its fifteenth year on June 8th – 11th (click here for tickets), and once again, the lineup is exceptional with musicians like Hayes Carll, Jill Andrews, Cassie Morgan and the Lonely Pine, Robbie Fulks with Nora O’Connor, and The Baseball Project. All of the action will be taking place at The … Read more