Betty Who recaptures the distinctively joyous vibe of early singles like “Somebody Loves You.”

On her first full-length as an independent artist, Betty Who recaptures the distinctively joyous vibe of early singles like “Somebody Loves You.” While her two major-label albums were far from bad, making her music more straightforward diluted what made it special. Fortunately, Betty lives up to its name as it serves up the most concentrated and most genuine dose […]

NEIL YOUNG’S LOST 1976 ACOUSTIC ALBUM “HITCHHIKER” IS AVAILABLE FOR STREAMING

Canadian master Neil Young is releasing his never-before-heard 1976 acoustic solo album, “Hitchhiker”, on September 8th. By the way, the full 10-track effort is already streaming via NPR. Young recorded in a single session at Indigo Studios in Malibu, California, “pausing only for weed, beer, or coke”, as he recounted in his memoir “Special Deluxe”. He was accompanied […]