Category Archives: Indie Folk

SONG OF THE DAY Wax Machine – Guardians of Edan

Aside from music, one of the most pleasurable sounds on this planet for me are Blackbirds!!!! Those yellow beaks never ever cease to make me happy when they sing…or even when they are angry, I just love them!! Which is … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Sam Burton – Nothing Touches Me

As the horizon swallowed up the sinking sun piece by piece tonight, I played this song for the first time.  Mellow and coaxing, the touch of these delicate tones sank into my ears in soft, harmonious stages and piece by … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Michael Nau – I Root

A native of Maryland, singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Michael Naucrafts, a.k.a Michael Nau, formed his first band in Baltimore in 2004. Encompassing all those fortunate to have discover him with his reflective indie/folk psych sounds,  Nau was also known for leading … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Szymon – Blue Coloured Mountain

“I want my music to be timeless.” – Szymon Australian artist Szymon Borzestowski was just 23 when he lost his battle with depression and took his own life in 2012.  This young artist was on the brink of something massive, … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Steve Gunn – Be Still Moon

Singer-guitarist Steve Steve Gunn (who used to play in Kurt Vile’s band) has been creating folk-rock for over a decade and yet I only happened to stumble upon him earlier this year when his track New Moon introduced me to … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Chelou – Like a Dream

The ethereal qualities of Camden-based artist, Chelou first captured my attention nearly four years ago and ever since then I’ve had the pleasure of following his progress as his music continues to bewitch and enchant. His name derives from a … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Kevin Morby – Harlem River (Live)

After nursing what has been one giant beast of a headache all day, I nearly didn’t post a song, but Mr Morby has proved to be the closest thing I’ve found to a soothing remedy so I had to share … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY The Cotton Jones Basket Ride – Chewing Gum

I had to double check the release date of today’s song when I first heard it about half hour ago, because it flawlessly and authentically sounds like something from the late 60’s.  This particular track, however, only dates back to … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Night Shop – The Ship Has Sailed

One play of today’s song and you will surely be gripped by its soothingly dreamy spell as mellow tones envelop…. Nightshop is the solo project Justin Sullivan, the former drummer for Kevin Morby and The Babies.  Morby can’t say enough good … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Lea Lea – Life Goes On

The simplicity of today’s song speaks volumes, it’s what drew me in; stripped back guitar and a skeletal beat shapes and structures a delicate path for ethereal vocals to follow. .. Lea Lea is an Athens, Georgia singer/songwriter whose sound … Continue reading

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