Album Reviews

Halie Loren – From the Wild Sky

On April 27, 2018, acclaimed jazz singer Halie Loren released her tenth full-length album, From the Wild Sky.  Born in Sitka, Alaska and residing in Oregon, Halie garnered national attention when she won a songwriting contest at the age of 13. By 19 she had already been to Nashville to immerse herself in all the […]

The 5th Annual Nashville Universe Awards to Premiere Tonight on The Country Network

Nashville, Tennessee. (June 18, 2018) — The 5th annual Nashville Universe Awards is set to air tonight on The Country Network at 7pm ET/6pm CT. The awards took place at the world-famous Wildhorse Saloon on Tuesday, May 8th and featured more than 12 performances by Adley Stump, Celeste Kellogg, Fiona Culley, Lucas Hoge, Morgan Myles, SaraBeth, Southern Halo, Tate Stevens, […]

Vesperteen – The Hype Is Dead – Album Review

  Alt-pop/Indie rock artist, Vesperteen, is back with his highly anticipated EP, The Hype Is Dead. This will be the Columbus, OH locals first EP since “Vesperteen” back in 2015, has been busy touring nationwide. See Splice’s coverage! Colin Rigsby (vocals, drums) co-produced songs from this EP with a few heavy-hitters; names such as LostBoyCrow, […]

Quiet Slang – Everything Matters But No One is Listening – Album Review

Philadelphia’s Beach Slang has provided this world with their take on indie-punk music for a handful of years now. Gritty distorted guitars, grinding bass, and smashing drums accompanied their youthful angst and conflict. Beach Slang’s founding member and vocalist, James Alex, set out to re-record the best of what the catalog had to offer. There was […]

Sarah Shook & the Disarmers – Years – Album Review

“Her sound is a sneering fusion of punk-rock autonomy and say-it-like-it-is country from the classic era, paired with a timeless vocal warble and tons of attitude”. —Rolling Stone Country Coming off what many would consider a career album, Sidelong, Sarah Shook & the Disarmers return with their sophomore album, Years. As a bit of background, Sidelongwas independently released in 2015 […]