All posts by Aaron Tyler
Album Review: Matt Schofield – Far As I Can See
Album: Far As I Can See Artist: Matt Schofield Label: Mascot/Provogue Records Release Date: February 18th, 2014 Track Count: 11 songs Reviewed by Jack Smith These days, playing the blues is tough, and not just...
- Posted January 30, 2014
Bare Bones by the Civil Wars – A Review
Yes, yes. There’s no need to adjust your glasses nor consult your optometrist; you read that headline correctly. Despite going on hiatus in November 2012, Nashville folk duo The Civil Wars have released a 6 track EP....
- Posted December 8, 2013
George Jones’ Tribute Concert: Review
Everybody loved George. That refrain, repeated infinitely throughout the night by everyone from the show announcers to fans to Trisha Yearwood, became in a sense the slogan for the evening. It was, after all, the George...
- Posted December 2, 2013
The Easthills Interview
Regular readers of On Stage should remember the Easthills, as we’ve been giving them quite a bit of coverage between our review of their set at WARMfest and a song by song analysis of their album, Death...
- Posted September 10, 2013
WARMfest Day 3
As Labor Day weekend drew to a close, fans from all over Indiana and the surrounding areas gather at Broad Ripple Park one last to celebrate a day full of live music, indie art projects, and good...
- Posted September 4, 2013
WARMfest Day 2 Review
After the rain fiasco the night before, Indianapolis was not sure how WARMfest would proceed. Sure, the skies seemed clearer and rain less likely than on Saturday, but would people still show up? As it turns out,...
- Posted September 2, 2013
WARMfest Day 1 Recap
No one quite knew what to expect from WARMfest. This year, the festival’s inaugural year, attracted several big names, including Michael Franti, Mayer Hawthorne, and Big Head Todd and the Monsters. Held in Indianapolis, WARMfest was the...
- Posted September 1, 2013
Album Review: The Easthills – Death of a Salesman
Album: Death of a Salesman Artist: The Easthills Label: Campbell Barada Music Release Date: April 16, 2013 Run Length: 12 tracks – 47:08 Band Website: http://www.theeasthills.com Reviewed by Jack Smith As a person...
- Posted August 15, 2013
Album Review: Volto! – Incitare
Album: Incitare Artist: Volto! Label: Concord Music Group Release Date: July 23, 2013 Run Length: 9 tracks – 53:36:00 For a band content with playing covers in a small jazz club in LA, Volto! is most certainly...
- Posted August 6, 2013