Windhand – Eternal Return

Since its current lineup formed in 2013, Windhand has consistently cranked out awesome doom/stoner metal albums helmed by spell-binding storyteller Dorthia Cottrell, guitar slinger Garrett Morris, bassist and Cough vocalist Parker Chandler, and the glue holding it all together – former Facedowninshit drummer Ryan Wolfe. It’s easy to mostly focus on Cottrell’s vocal talents, especially… Continue reading Windhand – Eternal Return

Lucy Dacus – Historian

Um, wow. Not that making a great debut album is easy, but an artist’s sophomore outing has long been the notoriously tricky proposition, given its heightened expectations and compressed timeframe. Richmond’s Lucy Dacus handily cleared the first hurdle with 2016’s No Burden, a low-stakes affair recorded over two days with a newly convened band and… Continue reading Lucy Dacus – Historian

New Lucy Dacus, Car Seat Headrest On Tap

The artists behind two of 2016’s best albums – both of whom cut their teeth in Richmond, Virginia and are now aligned with Matador Records – are poised to get 2018 off to an indie-tastic start. First up is Car Seat Headrest, whose magnum opus (so far) Teens of Denial was 2016’s finest hour and… Continue reading New Lucy Dacus, Car Seat Headrest On Tap