Boat of Love and Other Songs – Ortansia (reviewed by Dave Franklin)

The world is a small place. Both in terms of geography and the way that cultures impact on, and cross-pollinate with each other. And this can only be a good thing for music, for it gives us artists such as Ortanasia. Tokyo based and with a voice grounded in operatic and classical styles, her totally... Continue Reading →

Ryan Dugre announces 2nd album, The Humors

The instrumental pieces on The Humors, the second full-length album from NYC-based freelance guitarist Ryan Dugré, are meant to create mood and space. Drawing influence from film music, sparse scores such as Neil Young's music for Dead Man, as well as the more melancholic pieces found on Marc Ribot's Silent Movies, Ryan's music is graceful and meditative. Dugré composed the majority of the record in... Continue Reading →

Powered by

Up ↑