SON VOLT UNION

One of the most influential bands of their generation continue to inspire with 9th album showcasing the depth of band founder Jay Farrar’s intelligent songwriting as he stretches out on the thirteen songs by confronting our current political climate with keen observations and pointed commentary.  Farrar channels folk music’s enduring legacy of the troubadour here […]

NATHAN SEECKTS THE HEART OF THE CITY

Tailing the stirring acoustica of 2016’s A Man Possessed EP, the debut solo LP from Nathan Seeckts delivers on the Geelong-based troubadour’s every golden promise—with added, powerfully expressive electric guitar textures reminiscent of local alt. country heroes Raised by Eagles. Seemingly hewn from Bellarine Peninsula basalt, Seeckts’ vocal is imbued with all the heartworn grit […]

GAV BROWN SOUND CIRCUS

Perth-based singer-songwriter Gavin Brown is a man of many sounds: guitar, banjo, piano, harmonica, mandolin, and ukulele among them. True to that formidable repertoire, debut LP Sound Circus showcases its creator’s immense musicality, along with a host of other treats. It’s an album of absorbing warmth and welcome, which seems to radiate most of all […]

JOHN PAUL WHITE THE HURTING KIND

Three years after releasing his post-Civil Wars solo debut, White has excelled with this April release, featuring vocal contributions from Lee Ann Womack, Erin Rae, and the Secret Sisters. Co-produced alongside the Alabama Shakes’ Ben Tanner it also finds him co-writing with legendary Nashville songwriters like Bobby Braddock and Whisperin’ Bill Anderson. Single, ‘The Long […]