Weekly Roundup for August Eighth / vagabond, won’t you carry on

On this week’s Monday Morning Tape… …Canadian experimental folk, bluegrass country-folk (x2), a super-catchy British band that perished too soon, and a tribute performance to that particular British band by a different, super-popular British band. Happy Monday. — Forest Moon – Nimbin / Peaceful Ghosts Tom Meikle is a Canadian experimental folkie who performs under…

Weekly Roundup for August First / hiding in the bathroom of this bar

On this week’s Monday Morning Tape… …we’ll do some sad folk, sadder folk, sparse and desolate folk, lonely folk… and then a few songs from Vandaveer and the Lawsuits. Hopefully you’re already having a Happy Monday, because this music sure isn’t gonna help. — Courtney Marie Andrews – How Quickly Your Heart Mends / Irene…

Weekly Roundup for July Eleventh / something worthwhile to lose

This week’s Monday Morning Tape… …Kentucky folk, British pop-rock, weirdo indie rock, and some quality finger-picking with downer lyrics. This site is now a little over two years old and has been viewed in 103 countries… and they can’t all have been by accident, right? So thanks for stopping by, wherever you are. Happy Monday. — Tyler…

Weekly Roundup for June Twentieth / we’ve got our heads to feed

No time for chit-chat — let’s listen to stuff. — Wilderado – Wheat Let’s start with one from a promising new band formerly known as Bird Dog, now known as promising new band Wilderado. Their second EP, Latigo, is due out July 22nd. — Portage – Settle Down Electric guitar strumming, bouncy piano playing, a…

Weekly Roundup for June Thirteenth / send for my fiddle, send for my dog

This week… country rock from New York, a bit of Australian soul, some southern americana, and two promising new singer-songwriters. — The Felice Brothers – Plunder The second single from the forthcoming Felice Brothers record is a loose, raucous romp of a song.  The band described the video as “a psychedelic trip down the cartoon…