Folk Rock

Lord Huron Explores ‘Strange Trails’

Image via Lord Huron Lord Huron’s sophomore album Strange Trails is out April 7th and currently streaming on iTunes First Play. If you hold the first album, Lonesome Dreams, near and dear you won’t be disappointed. Although Strange Trails features darker, sinister storylines, Lord Huron’s signature folk rock sound is on full display. The band shared with Gigwise “There’s no […]

Sufjan Stevens’ Heartbreakingly Beautiful ‘Carrie & Lowell’

Sufjan Stevens’ new album Carrie & Lowell is intimate, full of vulnerability, and real. Carrie (Stevens’ mother) was bipolar and schizophrenic. She struggled with drug abuse and abandoned her children at an early age. Lowell (Stevens’ stepfather) was married to Carrie for five years and brought happier moments to Stevens’ childhood. Carrie passed in 2012 from stomach cancer, but Lowell […]