Category Archives: josh ritter

>KINK-FM in Portland, a radio station worth watching

> I recently ran across KINK-FM (101.9) , a radio station out of Portland, Oregon. Since I live on the East Coast I had never heard of them before. But a recent video post of a Josh Ritter song on … Continue reading

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>Josh Ritter in Philadelphia and Boston, Feb. 10 and 11

> Josh Ritter and the Royal City Band, opening night in Philly   What should one expect from a Valentine’s Day Brawl? Love, roses,  a nice slow-dance sax solo, and of course some heartache because this ain’t no Hallmark celebration. This … Continue reading

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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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>News and videos

>Some of this and a little of that before the big splash of the next issue of Modern Acoustic, which should be posted early next week (HERE). A bunch of new albums from some of our favorite artists are slated … Continue reading

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>Lyrically speaking: Lantern

>  Last week, I posted lyrics of Joni Mitchell’s “Furry Sings the Blues,” basically because I really dig the song. But the more I thought about it, the more I thought that it might be cool to ocasionally posted lyrics to … Continue reading

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>Josh Ritter in Portland, Maine, Oct. 22

>   First, the bullet points for those in a hurry to hear the details:1) I got this close to riding the tour bus from Portland to Northampton… damn those family obligations!2) The Portland crowd is a rowdy bunch. Hey, State … Continue reading

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>Blast from the Past: Q&A with Josh Ritter 2005

> This Q&A is a reprint from the May 2005 issue of Modern Acoustic (Josh Rocks; click HERE). Josh had just finished recording “The Animal Years” in Washington State. The issue’s cover “story” was a pictorial by Boston photographer Jon … Continue reading

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