Produced by Oliver Stoned, Johnny Spanish’s latest is his strongest. Moving back to Louisville after an extended NYC stay has energized the emcee.
Ambition can get lost with cynicism. After half-a-dozen listens, I was ready to throw in the Lady’s towel. Great for fans, but outside that foundation, the plate looked bare.
An inescapable darkness serves as the through line for Coming Apart.
Randolph is an unlikely rock guitar hero, playing pedal steel and coming out of the Gospel Sacred Steel tradition.
The last we heard from mysterious down-tempo instrumental hip-hop producer and obsessive crate-digger Dante Carfagna — aka Express Rising — was roughly a decade ago, when, after a few s
Dunn, one-third of Skyscraper Stereo, returns with his second solo, a deeply personal listen that equally satisfies head-nodders and reflects his status as our emcee with the best stage banter.
I’m not crazy, you’re the one who’s crazy if you thought early ’80s skate punk was a fond but very distant memory.
Not many could be named connoisseurs of melody — in composition and in song.
Seven years between records in this town is an eternity, but it’s not as though Mauriece Hamilton has stayed dormant.
Will Oldham hasn’t run out of tricks in his 20-plus years of sharing his music with Louisville and beyond.