Keep on Moving

Keep on Movin’: New Year, New You: Resolve to end your music dry spell this year
January 16, 2019 No Commentby

Keep on Movin’: New Year, New You: Resolve to end your music dry spell this year

I’m already toward the end of my annual “go though an exercise routine for two weeks and pretty much give up” ...

Keep On Movin’: Don't Feed the Machine: Keep it local, keep it quirky
December 5, 2018 No Commentby

Keep On Movin’: Don’t Feed the Machine: Keep it local, keep it quirky

In these times of religious observances, family obligations and unabashed consumerism, it can be hard not to succumb to the ...

Keep On Moving: Alt-Nation Gets a Makeover
June 20, 2018 No Commentby

Keep On Moving: Alt-Nation Gets a Makeover

After like 13 years of writing under Alt-Nation, it is weird to say fuck that, but I’m nobody’s go-to for ...

Alt-Nation: LittleBoyBigHeadonBike, Public Policy, and More
April 4, 2018 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: LittleBoyBigHeadonBike, Public Policy, and More

The Curious Case of LittleBoyBigHeadonBike Lo-fi folk outfit LittleBoyBigHeadonBike is the music of William Orchard, and armed with a guitar ...

Alt-Nation: Salt Dolls, Tequila and Zombie Girlfriends
February 14, 2018 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Salt Dolls, Tequila and Zombie Girlfriends

The Low Anthem – The Salt Doll Went To Measure The Depth Of The Sea After 2016’s wildly experimental Eyeland, The Low Anthem return ...

Alt-Nation: A Winter Music Medley
January 10, 2018 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: A Winter Music Medley

This isn’t a particularly uplifting time; the recent deep freeze has turned these parts into a dreary hellscape for what ...

Alt-Nation: Cretins, Kilgore, & Travel Light
December 20, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Cretins, Kilgore, & Travel Light

This column, we are going to throw it back to the first column I ever wrote about Kilgore Smudge, for ...

Alt-Nation: Fresh Biscuits
October 4, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Fresh Biscuits

If one had to guess where in Rhode Island The Beach Boys Way was located, Pawtucket is probably not the ...

Alt-Nation: Sad News and Other News
September 20, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Sad News and Other News

Farewell to Aurora And the slow, depressing march toward progress continues… Motif has already reported on the upcoming closing of ...

Alt-Nation: Fall Rocks 'n' Rolls
September 6, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Fall Rocks ‘n’ Rolls

Of Montreal Of Montreal is a progressive pop band from just beyond the border of Athens, Georgia. Over the years, ...