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Teddy Thompson becomes his own man

Sometimes a writer winces at the thought of having to ask the obvious but necessary question. So I'm grateful to Teddy Thompson for answering before I can even ask.
About a boy
By JONATHAN DONALDSON  |  January 20, 2012

Emperor X | Western Teleport

Every so often a bright, nerdy, nasal-voiced and infallibly catchy male songwriter appears to less critical notice than he deserves for his remarkably concrete lyrics and thoughtful melodies.
Bar/None (2011)
By  |  October 29, 2011
Pete Yorn

Photos: Pete Yorn at the House of Blues

Pete Yorn | House of Blues Boston | March 8, 2011
Pete Yorn | House of Blues Boston | March 8, 2011
By STEPHANIE ROSE  |  March 11, 2011
Kurt Vile

Kurt Vile | Smoke Ring For My Halo

Matador (2011)
Matador (2011)
By GARRETT MARTIN  |  March 04, 2011

Justin Townes Earle fights the family tree

No one wants to stand in the shadow of his famous family.
No country for young men
By JONATHAN DONALDSON  |  December 17, 2010

Reflecting on the solo path of Faces on Film

Has the musical landscape always been so glutted with nostalgia, or is it a condition specific to our peculiar period in time?
The isolated chronicler
By LUKE O'NEIL  |  December 10, 2010