First Aid Kit gets animated
Monday, January 12, 2015
– Swedish sister duo First Aid Kit released a new animated video
for their song "Master Pretender."
The song is on the second album from Johanna and Klara Soderberg., who combined forces to write every song on the album.
"Stay Gold" was released in June 2014 on Columbia.
CD reviews for First Aid Kit
The Lion's Roar
After one studio album and then a cover of a Fleet Foxes song, the Swedish folk sisters Soderberg - Johanna and Klara - known as First Aid Kit have returned with a record that quite simply has year end's list written all over it. If the album cover was a measuring stick, one might believe this is going to be a heady, psychedelic affair. However, First Aid Kit leave listeners picking their jaws off the floor with the delicious opening title track, a tune that would draw comparisons to Gillian »»»
Editorial: Walking the talk
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Concert Review: Kristofferson gives insight, but no easy answers
When they say music gets better with age, they're not always just talking about songs alone; sometimes they're also referring to the listener. When Kris Kristofferson sings, "Well, I woke up Sunday morning/With no way to hold my head that didn't hurt," to smartly open "Sunday Mornin' Comin' Down," he... »»»
Concert Review: No sugarcoating, Welch dishes out an experience
Gillian Welch (accompanied, as always, by master guitarist David Rawlings), celebrated her "The Harrow & The Harvest" album with a powerful night of music. She apologized many times for the utter unhappiness expressed through this album's songs, admitting it's "not the most chipper album" at one point.... »»»