Bright Eyes: CASSADAGA

I really hate to be one of those people who drops the “New Bob Dylan” title on people who aren’t really going to be all that great in the future. However, I’ve found myself a loophole with Connor Oberst, singer/songwriter for the now incredibly popular indie/folk/country band Bright Eyes: They’ve been around for quite a…

Fields : EVERYTHING LAST WINTER

Rating: 4/5 I’m trying to figure out how to pronounce, and spell, the subgenre that Fields fit into. Progmo? Emog? Punkemog? Punkeprogmo? Folprogmo? Profolkmo? Whatever it is, it simultaneously contains Prog Rock, emo, punk, and folk in one really great blend. This new band uses folky acoustic guitar with atmospheric keyboards and ghostly harmonies and…

Blair–Pluto EP by Evan Greenwald

Overall Score: 3.5 Review: There’s something lovingly Shinsy about these guys and girl, a new indie band with a really great flow. That’s really the disk in a nutshell, if you’ll pardon the clichÈ. I think this is the start of something that I think is a very promising musical career. Now, because of the little…