Posted onJune 13, 2011|Comments Off on Live Stuff: Fleet Foxes, Adele, Kings of Leon, and Arcade Fire
There were a few technical difficulties in the last few weeks regarding some of the music I’ve posted (read: I post leaked material and artists don’t really like that). But that’s all been ironed out and I’m back in full force to share some great live tracks with you that I’ve recently uncovered and added to my arsenal of bootlegged brilliance.
Some of these bands I’ve loved forever. Others I’ve discovered or learned to appreciate more recently. Some have even fallen out of favor in my eyes in recent years. But what all of these bands have in common is a fantastic live presence.
I first became enamored with this band when I heard their song Blue Ridge Mountains. And it actually wasn’t the studio version – it was their Take Away Show from La Blogotheque. And what was so perfect about this band was their ability to build folk songs into grand operations – to take their gorgeous harmonies to the next level by injecting the song with a sense over power. Continue reading →