Linescratching Post for the week of April 25, 2011

 

Vol 1 No. 9, Week of April 25, 2011

In this issue: The Return of Roxy Rawson; Alan Sparhawk talks God; Emily Hope Price goes solo; Lime Colony enters the test kitchen; Mormons clean up at a Nashville songwriting competition.

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Linescratching Post for the week of April 25, 2011

Lime Colony – Lime Colony review

Recommended if you like: The Flaming Lips, Badly Drawn Boy, Wilco, The Decemberists, Bela Fleck

Lime Colony’s self-titled release is an example of an album that is better than the sum of its parts—what it lacks in truly memorable melodies or vocals, it more than makes up for in intelligent, intricate instrumental arrangements.  This is music that will grow on you. In fact, the whole album grows, beginning in its first track (“Terry’s Theme”) with some very simple guitar strumming; a second guitar is added, then a horn, a saxophone, percussion, until it builds into a beautiful, layered instrumental track—witih definite echoes of contemporary folk master Bela Fleck—before quietly fading back out. Continue reading “Lime Colony – Lime Colony review”

Lime Colony – Lime Colony review

Podcast – May 16th, 2010

Hey everyone.  I think we have the podcast fixed now.  If you’re still having trouble, let me know and we’ll take care of it.

Growin’ Old – The Awful Truth
Skipping Stone – Armorie
Throw – Lime Colony
Without You – Lori Cunningham
The Stone – Canoe
Light – Miles Haeberle
You Suck – Maurice Dew

Podcast – May 16th, 2010

Podcast – April 9th, 2010

Hey everyone, sorry it’s been so long since our last podcast.  ENJOY!

38th Floor – Hourglass
Rusafie – The Neighbors
Sinners in the Repentance Club – The Sweater Friends
Solo Un Milagro – Rumbo Rumba
I Don’t Think it’s Right – Colby Reid
Toccata and Fugue – Jennifer Thomas
Perfectly Annoying – Lime Colony
Testify – Young Sim
Again – Chris Hartwell

Podcast – April 9th, 2010

Lime Colony

Lime Colony

Earl Kramer, hailing from Berkeley, CA, got together a few years ago with a friend and some acoustic guitars.  Since then their light-hearted but still complex folk has expanded into a full band, with an edge of rock infused with wit and charm.  Lime Colony released a long EP entitled The Advantage Of Getting There First, and is now busy recording another one.  Earl speaks in his interview about his conversion, the history of the band, and the songwriting process.

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Lime Colony