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Articles By: Andy Halo

Andy Halo is a queer trans artist who moved from Brooklyn to the Bay Area in 2015, where he plays bass and keyboards in various jazz, funk, and rock projects including his own electronic music. He works in IT and has two cats named Rico Suave and Frankie Sinatra.
Future Islands: The Far Field

Future Islands: The Far Field

Future Islands The Far Field (4AD) To me, the most striking thing about Future Islands is their vocalist Samuel Herring, whose passionate […]

The Bamboos: Fever In the Road

The Bamboos: Fever In the Road

The Bamboos Fever In the Road (Nettwerk Records) The Bamboos started in 2000 in Melbourne, Australia as a stripped-down instrumental lineup influenced […]

Badi Assad: Between Love and Luck

Badi Assad: Between Love and Luck

Badi Assad Between Love and Luck (Quatro Ventos) Brazilian singer, songwriter, guitarist, and percussionist Badi Assad comes from a musical family (her […]

Musiq Soulchild & Syleena Johnson: 9ine

Musiq Soulchild & Syleena Johnson: 9ine

Musiq Soulchild & Syleena Johnson 9ine (Shanachie Entertainment Group) If you need relief from this cruel winter, look no further than this […]

Thundercat: Apocalypse

Thundercat: Apocalypse

Thundercat Apocalypse (Brainfeeder) If this album is a soundtrack to the apocalypse, I might not mind so much after all… What better […]

Janelle Monae:  The Electric Lady

Janelle Monae: The Electric Lady

Janelle Monae The Electric Lady (Bad Boy Records) If this is the first you’ve heard of neo-soul’s most electric lady, Janelle Monae, […]

Chick Corea: The Vigil

Chick Corea: The Vigil

Chick Corea The Vigil (Concord Music Group) It’s hard to sum up a jazz/fusion musician like Chick Corea, whose career has spanned […]

The Fall: Re-Mit

The Fall: Re-Mit

The Fall Re-Mit (Cherry Red Records) When I first listened to this album, I realized something interesting – whenever I review an […]

Alison Moyet: The Minutes

Alison Moyet: The Minutes

Alison Moyet The Minutes (Metropolis Records) Alison Moyet’s soulful voice might still be known mostly for her work with Vince Clarke in […]

The Ocean Blue: Ultramarine

The Ocean Blue: Ultramarine

The Ocean Blue Ultramarine (The Ocean Blue) Post-punk indie vets The Ocean Blue are a fascinating study in how bands stay together […]

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