Month: June 2019

1/2/3/4 — #109 — The Haunting Harmonies of Honeysuckle

Honeysuckle are a trio from Boston that create hauntingly beautiful folk music with soul. They’ve also just released what will be one of my favourite releases of 2019. Fire Starter is a rich tapestry of sound with incredible harmonies and intricate instrumentation. Expect plenty of musical treats – with stunning new music from Saint Sister, She Keeps Bees, Little Wise and we have a quick chat with a young musician from the Adelaide Hills who has just released her debut EP, Oh Deliah.

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Quiet Space — #97 – Horizon

Our focus is on the wonderful debut release from Michael Gordon – aka Mike Abercrombie of North Atlantic Drift. These are dense and melodic ambient/orchestral works that have a unique twist. The release is Polar Seas Recordings, a solidly reliable label run by Brad Deschamps (the other half of North Atlantic Drift).

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Quiet Space — #95 – Sunrise, Looking East

Danny Paul Grody is a founding member of both San Francisco based bands Tarentel & The Drift. He is a self taught guitarist, and the melodies at the core of Danny’s songwriting bring to mind his love of West African kora, Takoma style fingerpicking and all things minimal, repetitive & hypnotic. His latest for the Longform Editions series, who curate extended pieces of exploratory, expansive and immersive compositions, reflects on Fatherhood and enjoying the first light of the rising sun.

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