Balmorhea - Constellations

Balmorhea’s new album is on its way, Slowcoustic finds himself breathing a bit easier.

On 29 January, 2010 by slowcoustic

...new album from Western Vinyl's resident instrumental alt folk group Balmorhea. Atmospheric and beautiful at is minimum, epic and jaw-dropping at it's most.

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eagleowl slice

Song of the Day – eagleowl’s “Sleep The Winter”

On 10 January, 2010 by slowcoustic

Their music is described as "post folk" or "alt-folk" but I simply call it stunning. There are aspects of acoustic and electric in their sound - like a cello backing a gently picked electric guitar...

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Stopwatch

Saturday Quickie {Clint Michigan, E.P. Hall, Akira Kosemura, Josh Preston & Frank Schweikhardt}

On 21 November, 2009 by slowcoustic

Well this one is actually safe for work and is not the quickie some visitors might have been looking for when googling and finding yourself here.  This is a quickie because I am...

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Houseboat

The Other Worldly Sounds of Sleep Whale to be released on Western Vinyl

On 4 November, 2009 by slowcoustic

Sleep Whale are from North Texas and could be considered a bit of an amalgamation of shoegaze, folk, psychedelic, noise-art are definitely and interesting crew and I am finding myself oddly drawn to it.

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Picture 3

The Slowcoustic Inbox speaketh… Music Submissions worth mentioning: We Are The Willows!

On 24 October, 2009 by slowcoustic

Artist/Music submissions come fast and furious at times and it is hard to keep up being the solo person around Slowcoustic HQ.  Why even mention this?  Because it’s my blog damnit!  No just...

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Fragmented...ARGH

Status Check – All good, for the most part.

On 20 August, 2009 by slowcoustic

So just a quick status check on the goings on for yours truly.  I know you are all waiting with baited breath on my daily life.  Come on, don’t you feel like we...

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