Archive for “CDs”

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Chris Cornell announces solo album and tour for ‘Higher Truth’

Posted June 4th, 2015 by genestout

Grammy Award-winning, Golden Globe-nominated singer songwriter Chris Cornell of Soundgarden fame has announced plans to release a new solo studio album, “Higher Truth.” Due Sept. 18 and produced by Brendan O’Brien (Bruce Springsteen, Pearl Jam, Neil Young), the album expresses Cornell’s continuing evolution as a songwriter, lyricist and musical craftsman, telling stories which resonate across […]

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SoCal’s Calico trio brings its sweet alt-country to Darrell’s Tavern

Posted November 4th, 2014 by genestout

By GENE STOUT Calico could be catnip for alt-country fans. The Southern California trio featuring Kirsten Proffit, Manda Mosher and Aubrey Richmond has a sound that recalls the country sounds of Emmylou Harris, with carefully crafted songs and compelling vocal harmonies. Hailing from the San Fernando Valley, the group draws on the spirit of L.A.’s […]

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Roots-rocker Chuck Prophet performs five Northwest shows before new album

Posted July 15th, 2014 by genestout

By GENE STOUT Singer-songwriter Chuck Prophet, formerly of the celebrated roots-rock band Green on Red, will release his 13th studio album, “Night Surfer,” Sept. 23 on Yep Rock Records. Among the players on the rootsy new album, featuring the lead single “Wish Me Luck,” is Seattle resident Peter Buck of R.E.M. As part of his […]

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Singer-songwriter Rachel Taylor explores ‘darker side of pop’ on new EP

Posted May 20th, 2014 by genestout

By MIKEL TOOMBS Remember He Is We, the onetime Tacoma-livin’ and then MySpace-driven pop duo? (Remember MySpace?) Well, He Is We is no longer around, but singer-songwriter Rachel Taylor is, having survived both Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and, as she was diagnosed two years ago at age 21, the rare autoimmune disease Ankylosing Spondylitis (the […]

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CD REVIEW: “Symphony of Light” by English prog-rock band Renaissance

Posted April 16th, 2014 by genestout

By MIKEL TOOMBS The orchestral pop of Renaissance would have been ideal for a KCTS pledge drive, had such a thing existed in the 1970s. (I was about to say pledge “break,” but it appears that the breaks today are PBS programming interrupting the ocean of infomercials.) Amazingly, even though composer Michael Dunford died in […]

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