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>Favorites of 2010

>Way Down with ‘Hadestown’ and more!Our annual list of Favorites: 2010To read the whole issue, click HERE FAVORITE CD “Hadestown,” Anais MitchellA concept album in itself is very tough to pull off. A folk opera about the Orpheus myth? Please. … Continue reading

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>Erin McKeown, 10th anniversary Distillation tour, Passim

>    A couple issues back I featured a readers’ poll asking which album you’d like to hear in entirety. The idea of artists playing their prized albums from start to finish in concert has become quite a trend. Critics … Continue reading

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>Our favorites of 2009

>YEAH! Our faves of 2009 (from Modern Acoustic, Issue 27) FAVORITE CD “I and Love and You,” the Avett Brothers; “Sea of Tears,” Eilen Jewell. The Avetts’ mountain music has just enough punky attitude. Yes, we realize the band’s sound … Continue reading

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>Issue26, Sept. 2009

>Far Out – Regina Spektor blows us away – on her album and live in concertWe were worried for Regina Spektor. Yes, worried. We first experienced the World According to Regina when she was an opener along with Josh Ritter … Continue reading

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>CD Reviews: Regina Spektor, Erin McKeown, the Avett Brothers, Thao & the Get Down Stay Down

>Regina Spektor – FarOut now Regina Spektor albums are like an art gallery. Not a museum gallery, where ancient works depict life as it was, but a contemporary space where each artwork tells a story — maybe about who the … Continue reading

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>Italy and Erin McKeown’s Cabin Fever

>I’m just finishing up a fabulous two-week vacation in Italy with my family. It’s been an amazing time filled with history and spectacular vistas. The trip started in Rome for a week where we toured the Vatican, the Forum, the … Continue reading

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>Erin McKeown’s house parties

>In the past couple of years musicians who have decided to free themselves from the corporate structure of the music industry have come up with creative ways to finance their albums. One way they’ve done this is by offering their … Continue reading

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