7.5
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Guitar town: Odie Leigh and Vince Vanguard review

Vince Vanguard – Bound For Glory Genre: Folk rock, Americana, Psychedelic Rock Similar artists: The Grateful Dead, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Jackson Browne Certain people will always make for better copy. At least, that’s true in the minds of those who run…
7.8
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Going forward: Eimhin and Gravy Train reviewed

Gravy Train – A Brand New Day Genre: Folk rock, Americana Similar artists: Have Gun, Will Travel, The Band, Turnpike Troubadours, Townes Van Zandt, Kris Kristofferson Songwriting has undoubtedly evolved. Long ago, would-be rockstars figured out that songs…
7.8
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All grown-up: Jon Tyler Wiley and Leon Rosen reviews

Leon Rosen – Cafe Dogs Genre: Funk, Psychedelic Rock, Alt-Pop Similar artists: Vulfpeck, Elton John, Billy Joel, David Bowie The great Steve Jones was recently asked how he feels about the music of The Sex Pistols. Jonesy, always the honest man, replied that…
8.8
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Broken enough: The Pilot Waves and Langkamer reviewed

Langkamer – Soul Bucket Genre: Indie Rock, Alternative Rock Similar artists: Big Thief, Sam Evian, Built To Spill, Bonny Doon, The Band The world has never been more boring. This is a shame because it is also falling apart. Somehow, one would’ve assumed…
8.8
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The smaller it gets: mehro and Woolfy reviewed

Woolfy – When We Were Kings Genre: Lo-fi Rock, Indie Rock, Alternative Rock Similar artists: Nick Drake, Kings of Convenience, Wilco, Liam Finn It’s interesting to consider that most of the strangest characters in rock music’s collective story…
8.0
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Life’s sweetness: Elison Jackson and Super OK review

Super OK – 616 Genre: Indie Rock, Alternative Rock Members of power-pop bands are true purists. While many modern musicians look at the modern landscape and wonder what new blends of genres they can create, the power-pop groups gaze at the same picture and wonder…
8.0
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Tress-passing: T.E. Yates and RW Roldan review

RW Roldan – Those Who Fall Genre: Americana, Folk Similar artists: Steve Earle Not a lot of things in the world are changed by a committee regardless of how big corporations might feel about it. This is true even in the ever tinier world of the music industry.