It started out with Kingsley Durant. Listening to his new album put me into an organ blues trance. Once the train got rolling, it couldn’t be stopped. Durant led me to Marcinek. Marcinek led me to Amendola. Amendola led me to Mike Montrey and Chris Lightcap. If you like long organ solos and blues-jams, this episode is for you.
Joyful Noise Recordings is an Indianapolis-based eclectic indie label begun in 2003 by Karl Hofstetter. In this episode, we'll hear a ton of great music from the label's releases, along with an interview with Karl where we cover the label's beginnings, the importance of physical art objects, and how… | listen
#StopAsianHate! Do we need to say more? Yes, we do—with music & resources. | read
Bartees Cox is a songwriter and producer who spent years playing in bands in Brooklyn before making the move to Washington, DC, where his solo project, Bartees Strange, took focus and grew - from an album of reinterpretations of The National’s music to his stunning full-length, genre-bending… | watch