Tag Archives: Singer/Songwriter

AUDIO: Old Wolves – “Weep Not For Wandered Fawn”

Blues folk act Old Wolves is out with a new record, closely following last week’s single “Shovel and a Broom.” For those that yearn for the darker side of folk music, look no further. These songs are largely about impending doom as we remain trapped by the shackles of capitalism, fighting for survival. As the song “The Lonely Oak” touches

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AUDIO: Lady Cannon – “Steal Your Girl”

Americana-folk rockers Lady Cannon have a new single out today. Accompanied by ethereal guitar work, a provocative bass line and heavenly backing vocals, Martha Cannon sings about observing a woman who’s obviously unhappy in a relationship and she contemplates interfering. It’s a bit stripped-down compared to Lady Cannon’s previous work, but that’s a good thing; it definitely works as a

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VIDEO: Gorilla Knifefight – “Mark My Skin”

Solo punk project Gorilla Knifefight (Matt Glassel) has a music video out to their song “Mark My Skin.” It’s less than a minute long and makes its point loud and clear; the black-and-white video features Glassel receiving a stick and poke tattoo from good friend and bandmate Eliot Hess. The lyrics are displayed in Glassel’s distinct font as well (if

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AUDIO: Nate John Herlache – “Grove”

Singer-songwriter Nate John Herlache’s debut EP is out today. Country fans gather; it’s four tunes that bring in the fiddle and banjo (and even some harmonica in the last track) to complement the honest lyrics of a hard-working small-town man. Whether he’s singing about having a good time with an attractive older woman in “Soccer Mom” or the sweet rush

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VIDEO: Janalyn Rose – “City Stars”

Singer-songwriter Janalyn Rose’s latest single and video is about wishing to be a star shining down on Milwaukee. Rose’s cleverly metaphoric lyrics about glimmering lights over a big city reflect her desire to make an impact on her community, along with the many other amazingly talented individuals that make up our scene. The video features her singing while shots of

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AUDIO: Sam McCullough – “All My Demons Are Friends”

Alternative rocker Sam McCullough has his long-awaited album out today. It’s a record of eight songs, chock-full of anguish and wistful expression. Whether it’s screaming to be heard in “The Winner Takes All” or feeling chewed up and spit out in “Best Friend” or personal issues holding back a successful relationship in “This Is Something You’ve Been Dreaming Of,” McCullough

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