Patrick Casey

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  • 11 years ago | Music News

    While some bands build an admirable following by busily marketing and selling the image of baby-doll sweetness, Erin Roberts of Porlolo (playing with Rogue Wave and Born in the Flood, Thursday, June 24, at the hi-dive) effortlessly embodies it. Th...

  • 11 years ago | Music News

    The concept of lo-fi is a curious one. How can something sound too good? Indie groups currently attempting to emulate the sound of '60s garage bands overlook the fact that those older bands were striving for the highest-fidelity standards possible...

  • 11 years ago | Music News

    The globe may be far from grooving these days, but lovers and fighters, hawks and doves, Bush-lickers and Kerry converts alike can tune all of that out at the Global Groove World Music Festival. With its eclectic, communal vibe, the fest is an ozo...

  • 11 years ago | Music News

    With his occasional faux-Anglo accent, declarations regarding proper courtship and a love affair with all things retro, Jack White of the White Stripes looks at times to be patterning his image after an old romantic British dandy. Little did we kn...

  • 11 years ago | Music News

    General Populace simultaneously pays homage and pushes parameters in its exploration of the jazz genre. The act's performances are highlighted by Bec Mhalek's baritone sax and her unique slap-tongue technique, which peppers select songs with a per...

  • 12 years ago | Music News

    This music comes from New York," says Karsh Kale, a key figure in what has been dubbed the Asian Massive movement, about his music. "It really shouldn't be treated any differently than any other music that comes from New York." Born in London to I...