Song - Artist - Album
Johnny Utah - The Kandinsky Effect - Synesthesia
Scandinavia To San Diego, 1 May 2010
So Alone Together - Doro - The Ballads - Mercury(1998) German Doro Pesch sings one of her originals.
Be Patient - Kristy Apps - Pour Me Out - SugarRush (2009) Aussie newcomer is gathering a following in the US.
One Small Star - Eric Bogle - By Request - Greentrax(2001) Coming to terms with grief is never easy. This song can really help.
Wytches Brew - Omnia - Alive Cool song, cool group.
Dying Day - Gin Wigmore - Holy Smoke - Universal(2010)
This CD reviewed on our website.
She Moved Through The Fair - Maireid Sullivan - Celtic Voices - Narada(1995) A song it seems everyone has recorded, but no version seems to stand out.
Canal Song - Iain Archer - New Music From Northern Ireland - NIMIC(2007) Guitar driven indie-pop with many chord changes.
The Fields Of Athenry - Paddy Reilly - The Best That Is Irish - CelticCollections(2003)
Long White Dress - Tracey Thorn - Love and Its Opposite - Merge(2010) Brand new CD should get a lot of airplay.
Skip The Youth - Frightened Rabbit - Winter Of Mixed Drinks - Fatcat2010) Scottish band is making an impact with new CD.
Totem - Gabrielle Roth & The Mirrors - Totem - Raven(1985) Gabrielle Roth should be a household name, her music is consistantly top quallity.
Isis Revealed - Asia - Illusion - self(2003) Still awaiting a second CD release from Aussie teen.
Pictures - Sia - Lady Croissant - AstralWerks(2007)
Sia in Northampton 5-5; see our events page. New CD out next month.
How Was I To Know - Phyllis Morrissey - Where I Live - Lorelei(1991) Unfortunately, she is not well known outside of native Newfoundland.
Tenderness - Maksum - Difficult Age(2006) Vocals in Russian, still an excellent CD. Her name is pronounced "mak - seem".
Vertebrae - Christine Fellows - Paper Anniversary - Six Shooter (2005) Canadian singer/songwriters third full length CD is progressive folk-pop.
Our little slice of Americana this week is an obscure 7", 33-1/3rpm vinyl of the Mike Burton tune:
Night Riders Lament - Deadly Earnest - single - Wheeler(1975)