March Alternative Record of the Month - The Wombats - Beautiful People Will Ruin Your Life

March Alternative Record of the Month - The Wombats - Beautiful People Will Ruin Your Life

Beautiful People Will Ruin Your Life sees The Wombats continuing to assert themselves as one of the biggest and best guitar pop sensations of our time. Written from three corners of the globe - drummer Dan Haggis in London, bassist Tord Øverland Knudsen nursing his new family in Oslo and frontman Murph in Los Angeles - Beautiful People Will Ruin Your Life was created over long distance writing sessions, supplemented by intense two-week in-person sessions in Oslo. With the addition of producer...

March Singer Songwriter Record of the Month - Brandi Carlile - By The Way I Forgive You

March Singer Songwriter Record of the Month - Brandi Carlile - By The Way I Forgive You

By The Way, I Forgive You is not an album about forgiveness in the easy sense-where someone has hurt you and then suddenly there's a great reconciliation and a remorse-filled scene with two people running across the golden wheatfield towards an embrace that somehow undoes a lifetime of pain and damage, as if the past has no meaning. It's about radical acceptance (not to be confused with complacency) and unconditional love. Brandi Carlile is a Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter. Carlile's musi...

March Rock Record of the Month - The Glorious Sons - Young Beauties and Fools

March Rock Record of the Month - The Glorious Sons - Young Beauties and Fools

The Glorious Sons are from Kingston, Ontario. The band has done well in Canada.  They have released one EP, Shapeless Art, and a full length, The Union. Those titles produced a big slash on the Canadian Rock / Alternative radio charts. One song went #1, "The Contender" and six other top ten singles (including four making it all the way to #2).  Young Beauties and Fools released in Canada October 13, 2017, but is just now making its way to the US. The first single off the album went #1 on the ...