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Tracy McNeil’s North American Sound Settles in Australia

Originally published with Bandcamp on June 30, 2016. Canadian singer-songwriter Tracy McNeil has journeyed far from home the past eight years, settling eventually in Melbourne, Australia. Her accent reflects that shuffling: her voice is…

Album of the Day: Oh Pep!, “Stadium Cake”

Originally published with Bandcamp on June 30, 2016. It’s tempting to draw connections between Oh Pep! and their fellow countrywoman Courtney Barnett. Both of them favor stream-of-consciousness lyrics and at-times-understated vocals. But it would…

Label Profile: Dualtone Records

Originally published with Bandcamp on June 27, 2016. As an indie label based out of Nashville, Dualtone’s catalog tends to favor the musical styles that dominate the city. Classic country, folk, and the singer-songwriter…

Album of the Day: Bert Jansch, “From the Outside”

Originally published with Bandcamp on June 14, 2016. A talented songwriter can add nuance into even the simplest tune. So while Bert Jansch’s classic 1985 album From the Outside may not have an array of bells…