Kacy & Clayton – The Siren’s Song [New West] Kacy & Clayton caught our attention a couple years back with their first New*West release, Strange Country. We were drawn in by their sincere approach to folk music, showing a clear understanding of the form and origin, while also taking some chances with their choices, […]

STAFF PICKS Kimber – Kacy & Clayton Lindsay – Kacy & Clayton, Rainer Maria, Grizzly Bear Dario – Kacy & Clayton THIS WEEK’S NEW RELEASES Ghostpoet – Dark Days + Canapés CD/LP (PIAS America) Dark Days + Canapés is Ghostpoet’s most defining album to date. Produced by Leo Abrahams, best known for his work with Brian Eno and Jon […]

This Saturday, August 12th marks the 140th anniversary of the invention of the phonograph, by Thomas Edison. We decided to pay tribute by sharing a little bit of history, a discussion on the cultural significant and some personal stories about our relationship with this world changing invention. Of course, there is so much more to […]

STAFF PICKS Kimber – Bonobo Lindsay – David Rawlings Dario – Oneohtrix Point Never THIS WEEK’S NEW RELEASES Bonobo – One Offs… Remixes & B-Sides [Reissue/2002] CD/2xLP (Tru Thoughts) Successfully beating the bootleggers at their own game, 2002’s One Offs offered Bonobo fans the chance to get their mitts on rare 12” and 7” cuts, as well as some truly […]

STAFF PICKS Kimber – Soccer Mommy Lindsay – Preoccupations Dario – Briana Marela Brittany – Preoccupations, Soccer Mommy THIS WEEK’S NEW RELEASES Tyler Childers – Purgatory CD/LP (Hickman Holler) Like many great Southern storytellers, singer-songwriter Tyler Childers has fallen in love with a place. The people, landmarks and legendary moments from his childhood home of […]

For a full list of what is coming up near you, be sure to visit SilverPlatter.info! LINDSAY’S PICKS August 20th – Shabazz Palaces – Crescent Ballroom Hip Hop duo Shabazz Palaces is not your typical Hip Hop duo. They are far out, so much so that they just released 2 concept albums about out outer space […]

This week, we’re following the lead of some of our favorite music publications. Early this week, NPR Music posted a list of 150 Greatest Albums Made By Women. It didn’t take long for other publications to follow suit. So, we thought we would get in on the fun and list Stinkweeds’ 150 + Favorite Female […]