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Rebelution: Free Rein

Rebelution: Free Rein

Justin Jacobs on September 20, 2018
SoCal reggae-rock outfit Rebelution have been a leading voice in their scene for the better part of a decade now, even garnering a nod from the music establishment in 2017 when their album Falling Into Place was nominated for the Best Reggae Album Grammy. But growing success or not, the quartet seems utterly unconcerned with […]
The Jayhawks: Back Roads and Abandoned Motels

The Jayhawks: Back Roads and Abandoned Motels

Mike Ayers on September 19, 2018
The Jayhawks are an alt-country institution at this point and for their 10th studio album, Back Roads and Abandoned Motels , the Minneapolis five-piece dig into their vaults for some old  tunes that ‘Hawks frontman Gary Louris wrote with other artists, such as Dixie Chicks and Jakob Dylan. They also mixed a few things up […]
Nicki Bluhm: To Rise You Gotta Fall

Nicki Bluhm: To Rise You Gotta Fall

Justin Jacobs on September 18, 2018
The absolute best heartbreak songs have one thing in common: They remind you that pain can feel blunt, uncomplicated and raw. On her third solo album, To Rise You Gotta Fall , Nicki Bluhm documents her divorce from husband and former Gramblers bandmate Tim Bluhm. It’s squarely her story, yet Bluhm writes with such straightforward […]