If the Hallmark Channel ever goes multilingual they should secure the rights to this sweet, slow, unassuming (and rarely surprising) indie. It begins with a quick social studies lesson about Chubut Province, which is situated in the Argentina portion of the Patagonia mountain range and is where a community of descendants of late-19th-century Welsh immigrants […]
I know we just got done with the 2008 lists, but this one's clamoring for my top compilation spot for '09 already! Not only is the track list out of the stratosphere, but a portion of the proceeds go to charity, too. Read on (bracketed emphasis mine, obvi): WAR CHILD ANNOUNCE HEROES FULL TRACK LIST […]
This album is nice. That’s it, it’s just nice. It is like going on a blind date where there was no connection and being asked about it the next day and you don’t want to be mean so you say “she was really nice.” There is nothing wrong with Welsh singer/songwriter Aimee Anne Duffy per […]
Currently #1 in the UK for the 12,000th week — both on the singles and album chart — is the singly named Duffy. I'm sure her plague will be headed west soon. Now, maybe I'm cynical, but is Duffy just a cleaned up version of Amy Winehouse? Judge for yourself.