D'Angelo's Black Messiah: Politics & Nihilism

Reviewers have compared D’Angelo’s Black Messiah to Sly & the Family Stone’s There’s a Riot Going On; to me, Sly’s project is way more groove-heavy, driving, direct, while D’Angelo seems to be working with what I’d call the anti-hook (a few tracks excepted), somehow merging trance and funk, his...

Raw Emotion: Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats Release Soul Debut

For Missouri native and current Denver resident Nathaniel Rateliff, the past year - and in particular last few weeks - couldn't have been scripted more perfectly. After releasing two solo albums, the singer-songwriter decided to give his longtime dream of being a professionally performing soul...


Elephant Revival ~ "Birds and Stars", Craig Young, September 2, 2015

Birds and Stars (Live at the Boulder Theater) - Elephant Revival - from "Sands of Now"

Delta Rae - "If I Loved You", Hubertus Kästlen, August 29, 2015

Delta Rae - If I Loved You - CARDINAL SESSIONS (Haldern Pop Special)

Tom Russell, Who's Gonna Build Your Wall?, Lost Hills, September 1, 2015

Tom Russell/Who's Gonna Build Your Wall?

The Blackberry Bushes ~ "Bridges", Craig Young, August 4, 2015

The Humboldt Live Sessions - The Blackberry Bushes Stringband

Iron & Wine & Ben Bridwell ~ "No Way Out Of Here", Craig Young, August 28, 2015

Iron & Wine and Ben Bridwell - Letterman - 2015.04.15 - "No Way Out Of Here"

Ben Glover - "Whatever Happens Will", Hubertus Kästlen, August 9, 2015

Ben Glover Plays Whatever Happens Will

Elephant Revival ~ "Birds and Stars", Craig Young, August 1, 2015

Elephant Revival - 'Birds and Stars' ::: Second Story Garage

Delta Rae - "Bottom Of The River", Hubertus Kästlen, August 29, 2015

Delta Rae - Bottom Of The River - CARDINAL SESSIONS (Haldern Pop Special)

Tedeschi Trucks Band ~ "The Letter", Craig Young, August 20, 2015

Tedeschi Trucks Band performs "The Letter" at Gathering of the Vibes 2015

The Black Lillies ~ "Mercy", Craig Young, August 24, 2015

'Mercy' - The Black Lillies - From The Extended Play Sessions