by Jon Rooney :: Portland’s Mike Coykendall‘s newest full length, Half Past, Present Pending, is a slice of seriously fuzzy, spaced-out folk music. Coykendall is a musical veteran’s veteran, having led a band called Klyde Konner in the Midwest back in the late ’80s before playing in the Old Joe Clarks, a roots duo with […]

by Sean Jewell :: It was only a matter of time before Aussie roots musician Blake Noble‘s 12 string percussive guitar and didgeridoo music intersected with American roots music. Australian music has a history with bluegrass thanks to Bill Monroe and Flat & Scruggs records making their way to the continent and inspiring Australians to […]