New Site!

Hello once again! The new site is up and functioning! Redesigned and with a name change – Gravyheart! http://www.gravyheart.com To see past posts, this blog will remain open for no certain amount of time. For continued independent music coverage, head over to the new site!   Thanks! Spencer

Comfort by Giraffage

This week’s album pick is a lush one. Comfort is the production of an artist by the name of Giraffage. Admittedly, these segments are from my personal favorite picks on Bandcamp, and therefore, I went looking for information on who this entity was. I was able to come across the name of Charlie Yin. The San-Fran musician … Continue reading

Deal Kindly by Shoreline Is

After the misfortune of a skipped week on an undiscovered album pick, I decided to post a Sunday Morning edition of the segment. So here goes. A band that I recently discovered via Bandcamp deals in my recent fascination with dreamwave, chill-pop in the fashion of Wild Nothing, Washed Out, etc. Shoreline Is, from Dortmund, … Continue reading

The Album Pick: Those Of Us Still Alive by Tiny Victories

 I stumbled across these guys as part of a mixtape, and boy lemme tell ya. I’m picking up what they’re laying down. They being the indie duo of Greg Walters and Cason Kelly. They come to mind as an Interpol/Miike Snow mashup, which is high praise from which I mention ‘Interpol’. Below is a biography … Continue reading

The Album Pick: Holiday by Port St. Willow

Port St. Willow is the project of Nick Principe, begun in 2009 as a recording outlet following a series of quick moves.  Principe settled in Portland, OR where he released the project’s first EP, Even//Wasteland, in the Fall of 2010.  Though brief, the record carried the weight of a much larger piece with movements bleeding into … Continue reading