A Moody 2015

With 2015’s approaching close and the music news cycle slowed down to a halt, it’s time to reflect on highlights of the year, or in my case, its nadirs. I cobbled up a playlist of my favorite darker, slower songs that were released this year. These songs are the ones that always stick with me most powerfully. […]

Zachary Cale @ Baby’s All Right, 8/28/15

Do you recall Zachary Cale from our last episode of Beet Box? The long-tenured Brooklyn folkster just put out a new album, Duskland, his first on No Quarter Records, and played a release show at Baby’s to commemorate the occasion as part of a US tour supporting its merits. It’s his most well received record yet, cultivating a choice mood […]

Beet Box Radio: August 2015

After taking a summer vacation of sorts last month, Beet Box Radio has triumphantly returned in August with a special extended edition. We pick things up with a longer-than-usual tracklist featuring accomplished artists like Editors and Geographer, alongside smaller scale musicians like Zachary Cale and Milo McMahon that have a bright future. Listen in for a […]

Villagers, Zachary Cale @ Union Pool, 3/25/15

Villagers, the project of Irish singer-songwriter, Conor O’Brien, has been well known among fans of the indie folk scene for his two stellar records in the past five years. He’s about to add to that discography with his third album, Darling Arithmetic (via Domino, 4/13.) In advance of its release, he traveled across the pond for […]