Stone Breath – The Silver Skein Unwound

The spectral, rural sounds of banjo, dulcimer, harmonium, and acoustic guitar, that are the heartbeat of the music feel more timeless than avant-garde. However, these instruments are combined with decidedly experimental elements.

Barrel Harbor – Songs of Illness and Bad Luck

Songs of Illness and Bad Luck by the outfit Barrel Harbor falls undeniably under the moniker of Americana. However, one will be hard-pressed to find any dreamy-eyed patriotic sentimentalism here.