A Holy Saturday Evening with Joanna Newsom

sngshows: Two Saturdays ago I had what felt like a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see Joanna Newsom live in concert. I bought a ticket somewhat late but because I only needed one, I was assigned the first available seat—I was not prepared for exactly how perfect a seat it was.  The night of the show, I was conflicted. It was a friend’s birthday, and I wanted … Continue reading A Holy Saturday Evening with Joanna Newsom

Crawl Space is one of my most anticipated albums of the year, and that’s a category that includes Humanz, Gothic Tropic, Feist, FLEET FOXES, Grizzly Bear (?), Arca, and Marika Hackman’s I’m Not Your Man! And it’s already been a great year with the masterful Semper Femina, Emay’s newest, and Mount Eerie [deep sigh].  Felt good to get that all out. It’s a good year for … Continue reading

A Holy Saturday Evening with Joanna Newsom

Two Saturdays ago I had what felt like a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see Joanna Newsom live in concert. I bought a ticket somewhat late but because I only needed one, I was assigned the first available seat—I was not prepared for exactly how perfect a seat it was.  The night of the show, I was conflicted. It was a friend’s birthday, and I wanted to … Continue reading A Holy Saturday Evening with Joanna Newsom