Regina Spektor Winds Her Own “Music Box”

At Regina Spektor’s sold out show at the Orpheum in Boston earlier this month, the same guy yelled “Music Box!” from the audience three times. Each time, Regina launched into one of her more laid back, albeit beautiful, ballads. Regardless of the fact that most artists construct their setlists […] Click here to view original …

Fridolijn at The Tabernacle

[Originally published on NoDepression] Smoke oozes from the grill of The Tabernacle’s open kitchen, setting off the overly sensitive fire alarm for a third time. Its shrill ring is like that of a school bell’s, only dampened by the 3-piece blues band that continues playing. Fridolijn (pronounced “Free-Doh-Line”) the delicate Dutch beauty who has just concluded …

The “Last Cigarette” of 2016

[Original article published here: http://nodepression.com/interview/%E2%80%9Clast-cigarette%E2%80%9D-2016] If the waning days of 2016 have reminded us of anything, it’s that life is temporary. Despite her strong connection to the Force, Carrie Fisher wasn’t spared, and her mother’s glorious feeling of “Singing in the Rain” didn’t last forever. While smoking packs a day will likely bring you closer to Carrie …

NoDepression.com Article: Tom Misch and the Brexit of the Music Scene

[Article originally published on NoDepression] BY JEREMY.AMES DECEMBER 5, 2016 Britain’s departure from the European Union isn’t the only Brexit of 2016. Several Britain-based musicians have started to kick their careers into high gear, a few garnering success worthy of international tours. Some have included cross-pond trips to the U.S., earning the movement my the label of the music …