Skip to content

Tag: aaron lee tasjan

Best of 2021 | Steve

This year has been something. Again. Thankfully, we saw the return of live music, albeit in a limited fashion. If this whole mess—and the tenuousness of not only every show but my comfort with attending those shows—has taught me anything, its that for far too long we as fans have taken for granted the lengths our favorite musicians go to, to allow us to enjoy their music in person. This past year they not only shouldered the load they normally did, they also put themselves and their families at risk to make our lives a better place to live. I…

Leave a Comment

Photos | Aaron Lee Tasjan + Tristen @ Brighton Music Hall

Sometimes a show is so good you can’t believe it happened. Of course—after the last couple of years—any show is a great thing, but the Aaron Lee Tasjan + Tristen show last week was ridiculously great. Tasjan’s set was, as you would expect if you’re at all familiar with the artist, the perfect blend of old and new, rockers and ballads, covers and originals. As far as the Music Savage crew is concerned, ALT’s sets are some of the best in the game today. Missing a chance to catch one is on the level of original sin. While we’re at…

Leave a Comment

#HotTakes | Week of 01.11.21

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Whatcha Looking For // Billy Wylder Stone Cold // Viana Don’t Overthink It // Aaron Lee Tasjan All The Time // Lydia Luce Bring It Back My Way // Airpark (ft. Erin Rae) Galloper // Tender Central Holy Rose // Fruit Bats Sanctuary // Hiss Golden Messenger Lean In More // Sadie Gustafson-Zook Gettin Around To It // Kaiti Jones Questions // Middle Kids The Real Thing // Parker Millsap

Leave a Comment

#HotTakes | Week of 12.07.20

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Automatic Love // Lo Talker Wishful Drinking // Tessa Violet Dead Man’s Hand // Bad Flamingo Bad Flamingo · Dead Man’s Hand Same Place Again // Patricia Lalor baby jesus is nobody’s baby now // julia jacklin MIRROR // Coco Reilly (ft. Erin Rae) pop the placebo // Elizabeth and the Catapult Vanilla (Stairwell Version) // Holly Humberstone Delightfully Devilish // LadyCouch Lonesome Times // Langhorne Slim two queens in a king sized bed // girl in red Computer of Love // Aaron Lee Tasjan There’s No…

Leave a Comment

#HotTakes | Week of 11.23.20

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Sunday Women // Aaron Lee Tasjan Brother! // Boulevards Back Into My Body // Slow Dress Heavy Rain // Desolation Horse Feeling Fine // SKIA Jack of Fools // Spencer Cullum’s Coin Collection Sky Is Falling // Talkboy Headlights // MTMBO Caroline // Arlo Parks Houdini // Jade Bird Daisy // Josiah and the Bonnevilles Don’t Let the Horns Fool You // Floco Torres and ZOD1AC Souvenirs // Andrew Bird

Leave a Comment

#HotTakes | Week of 10.26.20

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. High Tide for One // Johanna Samuels Up All Night // Aaron Lee Tasjan Crying // Still Corners I Guess This Is Life // Jordana ACTING NORMAL // BLACKSTARKIDS I Love Me Too // BYFYN Watch That Madman Go // London Plane Reverie Neverending // llawgne llawgne · Reverie Neverending Goin’ Through the Big D // Izaak Opatz Revolution // Heartless Bastards Drive Alone // Rose Hotel BLINDED BY SUBSTANCE // Dirt Miller Believe // Anna Of The North Christmas In April // Andrew Bird Drawing out…

Leave a Comment

#HotTakes | Week of 08.05.2019

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. “Heart Slows Down” (Reincarnated) // Aaron Lee Tasjan The Hunger // Bat for Lashes Prophet // King Princess Upcoming Boston Area Show: Wednesday, October 30th @ House of Blues Lonesome Friends of Science // John Prine Dog in a Manger // Smooth Hound Smith Upcoming Boston Area Show: Thursday, September 26th @ Atwood’s Tavern Jane, Don’t You Know Me // Elvis Depressedly Big Wall // Dizzy Fae Fear // Seratones Upcoming Boston Area Show: Thursday, September 12th @ Great Scott You and Me Baby // Pelicandy Let’s…

Leave a Comment

#HotTakes | Week of 11.12.2018

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Fucking Crazy // Robert Ellis Champagne Ladies // And The Kids Frances // Evan Myall Appetite // Meadowlark Stay With Me // Longwave The Truth Is So Hard To Believe – Live 2 Tape // Aaron Lee Tasjan Rabbit Hole // Mindy Gledhill Holes // Eric And The Nothing Darwin Derby (feat. Theo Katzman & Antwaun Stanley) // VULFPECK Darwin Derby (feat. Theo Katzman & Antwaun Stanley) // The Western Den

Leave a Comment

Mixtape | August 2018

I’m super late (vacation, and some technical issues) to getting this to ya’ll but hey music is music. August was a pretty great month for new music, with new music from some of our favorites like Aaron Lee Tasjan, Ron Gallo and Tallest Man on Earth. But we saw and heard great tunes from all over. Please do let us know if we’ve missed any songs that you are loving right now.

Leave a Comment