Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Nick Curran & The Lowlifes, "Reform School Girl"

Nick Curran & The Lowlifes
Reform School Girl

If you do an online search for Nick Curran, you'll find hundreds of blogs, articles, and comments, all of which say, in one way or another, that he's a bad ass musician – and all of them are right. If Curran had been born in the '50s, he would still be a household name today.

The City Skyscape, "The City Skyscape"

The City Skyscape
The City Skyscape

With The Postal Service on an apparent indefinite hiatus, someone's got to fill Ben Gibbard's sweet little shoes – enter The City Skyscape, a band so similar to Gibbard's side project that they might actually be him in disguise.