Lisa Savidge Archive

  • Well, hell it’s been a damned rocky road to get to 2014. I feel like last year I was trucking along full speed and killing it with unbreakable momentum. The fact that I haven’t posted in over a month proves that I hit a roadblock. I apologize for ducking out for an unplanned hiatus. Hey, I’m only one guy–I don’t have a staff and only occasionally do I have other contributors, mostly this is a one man show. A show I intend to get back on the road. The main problem for me began in October when there was a...

    Out with 2013, In with 2014!!!

    Well, hell it’s been a damned rocky road to get to 2014. I feel like last year I was trucking along full speed and killing it with unbreakable momentum. The fact that I haven’t posted in over a month proves that I hit a roadblock. I apologize for ducking out for an unplanned hiatus. Hey, I’m only one guy–I don’t have a staff and only occasionally do I have other contributors, mostly this is a one man show. A show I intend to get back on the road. The main problem for me began in October when there was a...

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  • (Editor’s Note: This will be an ongoing series this week as I bring articles about some of my favorite local music of last yearto my blog in extended formats, this first article originally appeared in an edited form in the January 2011 issue of JAVA Magazine.) No Time To Burn Out Lisa Savidge Drive On To Another Day “All great art comes from a sense of outrage.” Reportedly actress Glenn Close once said that and she’s not wrong. This quote sprang to mind after spending nearly a week listening to the new Lisa Savidge album, first and foremost because it...

    Looking Back: Lisa Savidge’s Lisa Savidge

    (Editor’s Note: This will be an ongoing series this week as I bring articles about some of my favorite local music of last yearto my blog in extended formats, this first article originally appeared in an edited form in the January 2011 issue of JAVA Magazine.) No Time To Burn Out Lisa Savidge Drive On To Another Day “All great art comes from a sense of outrage.” Reportedly actress Glenn Close once said that and she’s not wrong. This quote sprang to mind after spending nearly a week listening to the new Lisa Savidge album, first and foremost because it...

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  • This is meant to be played loud. Per the video description by the band, this is the 1961 government/propaganda film “Challenge of Ideas” repurposed into a music video for “Appalachacha Pts. 1&2″ from the self-titled Lisa Savidge album released earlier this year on Black Cactus Records. The Lisa Savidge album ends with the sprawling epic “Appalachacha (Pts. 1 & 2), a perfect bookend to a very nearly perfect album—as much of a summary of the entire work as “HAM Radio” was an introduction.  It is lyrically intense and musically inspired—the album ends positively, somehow, with two sides of a coin shown. On one...

    Song Of The Day: “Appalachacha” by Lisa Savidge

    This is meant to be played loud. Per the video description by the band, this is the 1961 government/propaganda film “Challenge of Ideas” repurposed into a music video for “Appalachacha Pts. 1&2″ from the self-titled Lisa Savidge album released earlier this year on Black Cactus Records. The Lisa Savidge album ends with the sprawling epic “Appalachacha (Pts. 1 & 2), a perfect bookend to a very nearly perfect album—as much of a summary of the entire work as “HAM Radio” was an introduction.  It is lyrically intense and musically inspired—the album ends positively, somehow, with two sides of a coin shown. On one...

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  • Amazing Show On The Night The World Supposedly Ends…

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