David Gray

Sneak Peaks: Upcoming Albums 2-19-21 – 2-25-21

By Iman Lababedi | February 16, 2021

best singer songwriter not named James Blake (UK division)

Is Ivanka Listening To Music? Do We Even Care?

By Alyson Camus | November 11, 2020

she had a punk phase in the ‘90s

L. A. Burning, West Coast Concert Picks, June 24th To 30th

By Alyson Camus | June 23, 2019

Kirin J Callinan is at The Lodge Room on Tuesday


By Alyson Camus | March 2, 2019

DJ Windows 98 (Win Butler of Arcade Fire) is at 1720 on Sunday

My Best Concerts of 2014 (Part 2)

By Alyson Camus | December 28, 2014

Paul didn’t play the nostalgia vibe too much, of course there were plenty of old songs, but some new ones too, and his dynamism on stage and simplicity while talking to the huge crowd was so comforting. From my seat, he looked like a tiny ant at the bottom of the Grand Canyon, but he ignited the sea of people, and the sing-alongs were heart warming

David Gray, Conor Oberst And Ryan Adams At KSCN Benefit Concert, Friday December 12th 2014

By Alyson Camus | December 15, 2014

It’s simple, my car radio has been stuck to 88.5 KCSN forever and even Macca occasionally gives them a phone call to show his support when he is in town.

UK Top 10 Albums 7-12-14

By Iman Lababedi | July 7, 2014

If I had more time to offer it the Ed Sheeran might prove to have depths that are lost on me right this moment, maybe three good song doesn’t not an album make. 5 Seconds of Summer got held off the top spot by Ed, so I’m shocked.And David Grant? Didn’t realize he was that big and this is a good album that might be great if I had the time to offer it

That Was The Week Of June 16th, 2014 That Was

By Iman Lababedi | June 24, 2014

A 14 year old boy killed the boy who had bullied him for months while New York fiddled mindlessly. This is such a horrible story it is hard to find the good guys. But the murderers Mom who threw away the cellphone because she sells drugs and thought the cell might have a GPS tracking device is a damn good place to start. Or the Principal who wouldn’t do anything. Or the Police who refused to intervene. You know, there’s enough blame to go round.

10 Songs: Thursday, June 19th, 2014

By Iman Lababedi | June 19, 2014

Drown With The Monster – White Lung – Eight years into their career, the Canadian punk back have an air of professionalism and they just can’t shake it however much they try. The guitar? That ain’t three chords, that’s some Middle Eastern vibes going on – B+

Be Here Now: Snap Shot Reviews Of New Album Releases 6-17-14

By Iman Lababedi | June 17, 2014

Mutineers – David Gray – Joined by the bloke from Lamb (a great band in their own right) , this is a beautiful, slightly muted collection of singer songwriter songs like Elbow without the quirk and also without the anthem. Another great album by Gray that should buy him a larger than cult audience but probably won’t – ALBUM OF THE WEEK – A-