Posts tagged "Sam Amidon"

Win Tickets to See Red Hot + Arthur Russell Tribute feat. Cults, Dev Hynes, and More

On May 29 and 30, eclectic electronic music pioneer and cellist Arthur Russell will be celebrated onstage by a slew of worthy musicians, including Cults, Dev Hynes,…
By: Harley Brown / May 14, 2015

See Sam Amidon Wield a Possessed Banjo in ‘As I Roved Out’

Sam Amidon puts his unique touch on the old Irish folk song "As I Roved Out" on his brand new album Bright Sunny South, but…
By: Chris Martins / May 17, 2013

Hear Sam Amidon’s Heartstring-Strumming ‘My Old Friend’

Well-loved independent folkie Sam Amidon will release his next album with the estimable Nonesuch Records, Brooklyn Vegan reports. According to the label's website, Bright Sunny South…
By: Chris Martins / April 9, 2013

New Albums from MGMT & 6 More!

Here's a rundown of the essential albums available online and in record stores today:…
By: SPIN Staff / April 13, 2010

New Albums from Peter Gabriel & More!

Here's a rundown of the essential albums available online and in record stores today:…
By: SPIN Staff / March 2, 2010

Sam Amidon, ‘I See the Sign’ (Bedroom Community)

It's been more than a decade since Moby reinvented vintage field recordings as space-age nightclub blues. Sam Amidon works similarly quirky alchemy here,reinventing public-domain song…
By: David Menconi / February 21, 2010