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Forecastle Festival Day Two Photo Recap: Jack White, Jason Isbell, Band of Horses, Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings, Lord Huron, Hurray For The Riff Raff, Jill Andrews, Goodbye June

Jack White closing out Day Two of Forecastle | All photos by Jason Gonulsen Day Two of the 2014 Forecastle Festival featured electric sets by Jack White, Jason Isbell, and Band of Horses. Isbell stole the day leading off with Southeastern’s “Flying Over Water,” while White played to thousands opening with The White Stripes’ “Dead … Read more

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Our 20 Most Anticipated Albums of 2014 (Quarter 1)

We’re off and running! And we’re ready to share our 20 Most Anticipated Albums of 2014 for January through March. Kill the Christmas music and get these selections on your radar! Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks, Wig Out at Jagbags (1/7) Bruce Springsteen, High Hopes (1/14) Lanterns on the Lake, Until the Colours Run (1/14) Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings, Give the … Read more

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Jam of the Day | Lee Fields & The Expressions – Wish You Were Here

Photo courtesy of Truth and Soul Falling in love with Lee Fields was a three step process: 1) allowing my husband to watch his favorite lawyering show, Suits, even though I wanted to catch up on episodes of Episodes, 2) busting out my Shazam app during a poignant lawyer-visiting-his-recently-deceased-father’s-grave scene, and 3) Googling the results … Read more

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The Best Albums of 2010 | Part One

Artwork credit: Alyssa Shapkoff Over the next four days, we’ll be bringing you our favorite albums of 2010, in no particular order. These are the records that turned round and round throughout our year, and they’ll continue spinning long into 2011. Robyn | Body Talk, Part One (Cherrytree/Interscope) [buy] Robyn, Swedish songstress and dance-pop goddess, … Read more