This Month's E-Music Downloads
Crooked Timber - Therapy ? : Northern Ireland's finest crossover punk metal noisy sods, is this their 12th studio album ? I have lost count.
Middle Cyclone - Neko Case : Moving slightly away from her more country influenced albums, Middle Cyclone shows wider references and lovely songs.
Stairs And Elevators + The Mountain - Heartless Bastards : Erika Wennerstrom's indy rock outfit are currently on tour with The Gaslight Anthem.
Vagabond - Spiers & Boden : The most prolific artists in new British folk release their fifth joint collaboration in between working with Bellowhead, Eliza Carthy, The Ratcatchers etc etc.
The Hazards Of Love - The Decemberists : Colin Meloy leads his previously quirky indy folk group into heavier, rockier waters with guest vocals from Becky Stark and Shara Worden, 17 songs long with an epic twisted love story holding them all together.