You have to read the reviews of Queen Bey’s show at Yum! last night, don’t you, even if you did or didn’t go? J. L. Puckett lavishes praise while taking apart the fundamentals of the event. Really. Read it here.
Liberation Living Room has posted the videos from Norah Jones’ appearance. Watch:
Martin Z. Kasdan, Jr. had an interview with jazz cat Craig Tweddell in this week’s LEO. His first album, Away With Words, is getting good national press, according to Kasdan. Tweddell’s band and that of fellow U of L alumnus, guitarist Brandon Coleman, celebrate the release of their new recordings with a show at Willis Music in Jeffersontown on Sunday at 2 p.m. There’s a five dollar ticket..
Houndmouth scored a nice profile as part of Paste Magazine’s The Best of What’s Next series. Read it here.
John King at 37 Flood is all atwitter about Dom Cipolla’s return to Louisville with Starkiller, set to play Zanzabar with Shedding and Tropical Trash on December 21. Cipolla also is/has been a member of Sapat and Phantom Family Halo.
The Debauchees scored a positive, thoughtful review at a blog called Listen Before You Buy. Read it here. The takeaway:
“The Debauchees are that rare band that can leave you humming along or scratching your head, usually both at the same time. Big Machines and Peculiar Beings showcases The Debauchees’ ability to write smart, and hugely catchy songs while bringing some much needed vibrancy to the independent music scene.”