Original, complex and filled with soul, Davina and the Vagabonds are what one could only hope to hear upon entering a smoke filled jazz club in the heart of New Orleans. But their Dixieland sound comes straight out of the Twin Cities, making for a rousing live session.
On Friday night, amid tornado sirens and bouts of torrential down pour, college frat boys, rained-out Cardinal fans and music revelers alike made it to Off Broadway for a whiskey-filled tribute to Missouri roots and southern rock.
Timely rock & roll with expressive melodies and rich tones -- that's one way to think of the sound of Nicole Atkins and the Black Sea.
With dramatic lyrics and soul-bearing vocals, Langhorne Slim delivers a homemade and down-home sound undefinable by one genre.