SILVER CIRCLES REVIEWS May 10

Comment on any CD Review in Reader's Respo™ Make sure you title your comment so we know which review you're talking about. You can also discuss local music 24/7 at The Noise Board ANAIS MITCHELL Righteous Babe Records Hadestown 20-song CD For many years now, Vermont native Anais Mitchell has trekked the acoustic trail throughout New England and beyond, hoping to win new fans to her well-written, heartfelt (though quirky) tunes… think classic-boho Rickie Lee Jones meets neo-folk whiz Joanna … Read More >>

SILVER CIRCLES REVIEWS Aprtl 10

Comment on any CD Review in Reader's Respo™ Make sure you title your comment so we know which review you're talking about. You can also discuss local music 24/7 at The Noise Board STATIC OF THE GODS DelVerano Records Knowledge Machine 11-song CD I noticed in Static of the Gods’ interesting bio that they never actually defined their music with a genre label. Love that! The music speaks for itself. I didn’t need to know anyway—I popped in the CD … Read More >>

SILVER CIRCLES REVIEWS Nov10

Comment on any CD Review in Reader's Respo™ Make sure you title your comment so we know which review you're talking about. You can also discuss local music 24/7 at The Noise Board CHANDLER TRAVIS PHILHARMONIC Sonic Trout Chandler Travis Philharmonic Blows! 12-song CD Zesty! Stunning! Startling! …these are but words written on the CD package. And I might have gotten the title of the disc wrong—it could be It’s a Chan’s Chan’s Chan’s World—or Soul Brother #764—or Is It … Read More >>

SILVER CIRCLES REVIEWS Mar 10

Comment on any CD Review in Reader's Respo™ Make sure you title your comment so we know which review you're talking about. You can also discuss local music 24/7 at The Noise Board KATE TAYLOR Fair Time! 12-song CD Hailing from the legendary musical family that is the Taylors of Martha’s Vineyard (brothers James, Livingston, etc.), Kate Taylor, who made a name for herself in the ’70s, has released this 12-song album that contains all the flavor and spunk of … Read More >>

SILVER CIRCLES REVIEWS Feb 10

Comment on any CD Review in Reader's Respo™ Make sure you title your comment so we know which review you're talking about. You can also discuss local music 24/7 at The Noise Board MARK LIND & THE UNLOVED State Line Records Homeward Bound 8-song CD I’ve always been a sucker for people who can deftly match really depressing or introspective lyrics with infectious and fist pump-inducing music. Few have done it better over the years than Mark Lind, and aside … Read More >>

SILVER CIRCLES REVIEWS Dec 09

Comment on any CD Review in Reader's Respo™ Make sure you title your comment so we know which review you're talking about. You can also discuss local music 24/7 at The Noise Board NEATS Ace of Hearts Records 1981-1984 The Ace of Hearts Years 22-song CD I had definitely heard good things about Neats over the years, but had never gone back to check out their catalog. This collection of recordings from their years on the Ace of Hearts label … Read More >>

SILVER CIRCLES REVIEWS Nov 09

Comment on any CD Review in Reader's Respo™ Make sure you title your comment so we know which review you're talking about. You can also discuss local music 24/7 at The Noise Board CHANDLER TRAVIS Sonic Trout After She Left 11-song CD This ain’t your grandfather’s Chandler Travis, but it could be your grandfather, and that’s fine. Gone (just for the moment, mind yez) are the multiple horns, the whiplashin’ backbeat, the groan-inducing lyrical punnery (well, for the most part), … Read More >>

SILVER CIRCLES REVIEWS Oct 09

Comment on any CD Review in Reader's Respo™ Make sure you title your comment so we know which review you're talking about. You can also discuss local music 24/7 at The Noise Board MR. CURT ENSEMBLE Low Budget Records Leaving The Farm 12-song CD The current recording from the Mr. Curt Ensemble is a treat for the eyes and ears. The cover has me thinking of French surrealist Rene Magritte. The opening is a spoken word piece narrated by Heidi … Read More >>