Review: The Prom

The Prom "“Under the Same Stars”" (Barsuk Records) A Seattle based piano, bass, and drums trio is an excellent change from the standard indie rock sound that focuses on guitars.  I am a huge fan of...

Review: Kind of Like Spitting

Kind of Like Spitting"Bridges Worth Burning"(Barsuk Records) The opening track 'Passionate' has a great percussive click going on with the rhythm (music geeks with recognize the drum stick snapping...

Review: Death Cab For Cutie

Death Cab For Cutie "“Forbidden Love”" (Barsuk Records) 5 Songs from Seattle’s Death Cab For Cutie.  Slight of size as well as intention.  Shuffling along dreamy warm pop dosed with indie-rock (or...

Review: Little Champions

Little Champions "“Transactions + Replications”" (Barsuk Records) Very interesting pop songs.  It’s not the type of pop you’d find on the radio, however, with guitar work reminiscent of the earlier,...

Review: This Busy Monster

This Busy Monster "“Fireworks”" (Barsuk Records) Have you read any E.E. Cummings poetry lately?  He’s that guy who writes with no capital letters and a lot of his poems are these lyrical, whimsical...