Reviews Archive

23 May 2016

Album Review: ‘Together’, The Explorers Club

It would be easy to pigeon-hole The Explorers Club as a Beach Boys sound-alike band. Their sing-along melodies, gorgeous layered harmonies and lyrics all recall the Beach Boys. But they’ve always managed to put their own fingerprint on
11 May 2016

Album Review: ‘Little Windows,’ Teddy Thompson and Kelly Jones

Ever since 2008’s SheBANG, Kelly Jones has moved more and more away from pop music and toward a more folk, acoustic sound. Her EP Alta Loma was an acoustic-guitar oriented release, with just a few hooks but thought-provoking lyrics. With
22 Apr 2016

Concert Review: The Explorers Club, 40 Watt Club, Athens

It was a somber mood at the 40 Watt Thursday evening as the Explorers Club took the stage at about 11:20 p.m. Guitarist/keyboardist Mike Williamson addressed the mood without needing to explain why. Williamson, a child of