Girl In A Coma, Tripping Lily, Karim Baggili, Melissa Auf der Maur and Zhao Jiazhen Among Those Honored By Music Fans July 19, 2011 • Music Resource Group (MRG) and The Independent Music Awards (The IMAs), the international program for independent bands and fans today announced the results of The IMA Vox Pop poll, the [...]
Nothing about Pokey LaFarge seems to exist in modern times, starting with the name “Pokey LaFarge.” His music evokes the old-timey spirit of a thousand crackling 78 RPM records — hell, he’s putting out a 78 of his own — and even when you encounter him face to face, he seems to gaze at you [...]
Describe your nominated work: “Gypsy Samba” is a Latin piece I (Tim) wrote. The form is simple: an “A” section and a “B” section, both with distinct melodies played in unison on guitar and violin. Then we each take a couple solos, play the head again, and we’re out.
What’s the meaning of your band name? We had been talking and deliberating about band names for a long time. We mentioned a lot of names that we liked for the most part, but that just seemed to be missing something. We wanted a name that represented beauty, mystery, wonder, the shifting between dark and [...]