Category Archives: Folk

Zach Sobiech : Clouds

Zach Sobiech is simply an amazing inspiration for all of us. Zach was diagnosed with osteosarcoma at the young age of 14. While going through numerous surgeries and chemotherapy treatments, he never let his cancer get him down. Last year, … Continue reading

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Bob Mould : Can’t Fight It

As I was watching the new movie, See a Little Light, which documented the concert at the Disney Concert Hall, where many musicians celebrated Bob Mould’s music, it got me wondering, if I was a musician, and asked to participate, … Continue reading

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The Langer’s Ball : Auld Lang Syne

I have written about The Langer’s Ball before, just recently actually. But this time, they put out a couple of Christmas songs, and well, not just any Christmas song, but the timeless classic of Auld Lang Syne. Now, I love … Continue reading

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The Vandon Arms : Over There

Last night, the US Soccer team played a critical match against Guatemala in a qualifying match for the World Cup in 2014. They haven’t been the most convincing team in the first round of qualifying, and they needed a win … Continue reading

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The Langer’s Ball : The Whiskey Chaser

The Langer’s Ball is a local irish folk punk band, much in the vein of The Pogues or Flogging Molly. They started off as a duo of Michael Sturm and Hannah Rediske, but eventually added a full band to the … Continue reading

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The 12 Days of Last Christmas: Day Nine : Erlend Oye

Day Nine! Only three days left! And today’s cover is one of my favorites. Why? Because it’s so different than the original, Erlend takes the song down to the core of just him and his guitar. It’s a hauntingly sweet … Continue reading

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Mike Park : Asian Prodigy

I was putting together some songs for a mix for a friend, and I came across Mike Park, someone that I haven’t listened to for a while, but he’s just so good. It’s interesting, since he was the sax player … Continue reading

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