Listen to Elvis Costello and the Imposters’ New Album ‘Look Now’ (New Music Friday)

Listen to Elvis Costello and the Imposters’ New Album ‘Look Now’ (New Music Friday)

For his new album, Look Now, heralded singer/songwriter Elvis Costello reconvened with his band, the Imposters, and laid the tracks to tape at some renowned studios — specifically, Electric Lady Studios, Capitol, EastWest and United Recorders — and the result is a richly produced and rewarding listen. “The main difference now, I think, is we […]

Listen to the Joy Formidable’s Ambitious and Envelope-Pushing New Album ‘Aaarth’ (New Music Friday)

Listen to the Joy Formidable’s Ambitious and Envelope-Pushing New Album ‘Aaarth’ (New Music Friday)

Within the initial few seconds of “Y Bluen Eira,” the dynamic opening track on the Joy Formidable‘s new album Aaarth (pick up a copy here), you know something’s up. The ominous, spoken word delivered by the group (in their native Welsh) matches with some jagged guitar riffs and thunderous drums in a way that grabs […]

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