Posts Tagged: The Boats

The Boats ~ Segundo

Is it possible that one of the best post-rock albums of 2015 will be an album recorded in 2007?  The chances are very good, because Segundo is an excellent album, so good that its prior invisibility now seems stunning. I first happened

The Boats ~ Segundo

Is it possible that one of the best post-rock albums of 2015 will be an album recorded in 2007?  The chances are very good, because Segundo is an excellent album, so good that its prior invisibility now seems stunning. I first happened

Fieldhead ~ a correction

The first 18 seconds sound like a voyage, or a goodbye.  Waves lap; hulls creak; a quiet bird seems to cry.  Paul Elam (Fieldhead) recently left the moors of Leeds for the wider expanses of Canada, and a correction is his

Fieldhead ~ a correction

The first 18 seconds sound like a voyage, or a goodbye.  Waves lap; hulls creak; a quiet bird seems to cry.  Paul Elam (Fieldhead) recently left the moors of Leeds for the wider expanses of Canada, and a correction is his

Various Artists ~ Rivers Home II

Tell me about your river.  This is the challenge of the Rivers Home series, ten tiny discs dedicated to the work of ten different artists, each given free reign to present a river – their river – as they see fit.  As such, the

Various Artists ~ Rivers Home II

Tell me about your river.  This is the challenge of the Rivers Home series, ten tiny discs dedicated to the work of ten different artists, each given free reign to present a river – their river – as they see fit.  As such, the

The Boats ~ Ballads of the Research Department

In traditional terms, a ballad is a poem set to music.  In modern terms, a ballad is simply a slow song, a love song, or both.  Of the four lengthy tracks on Ballads of the Research Department, two contain vocals

The Boats ~ Ballads of the Research Department

In traditional terms, a ballad is a poem set to music.  In modern terms, a ballad is simply a slow song, a love song, or both.  Of the four lengthy tracks on Ballads of the Research Department, two contain vocals