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The Owl and Bear Podcast vol. 170

Pour me another drink and punch me in the face

Live Photos: Bowerbirds at the Casbah, April 8, 2012

The Raleigh band treated fans to songs from its haunting new album

The Owl and Bear Podcast vol. 165

And you start with the heavy breathing

Owl and Bear’s Top Albums of 2009

The gang gets hyperbolic.

Elvis Perkins Brings ‘Doom’ Upon Us

Elvis Perkins in Dearland

Elvis Perkins has been good to us this year. In March, he released his non-solo debut, the ominously jubilant Elvis Perkins In Dearland. That same month, he treated some lucky San Diegans to a rollicking, intimate performance at M-Theory Records. And now, just when it seemed that Mr. Perkins couldn’t have anything else up his […]

Bowerbirds Show Their Teeth (MP3 & Video)


Hailing from Raleigh, North Carolina, Phil Moore and Beth Tacular of Bowerbirds create acoustic music for the soul. With their subtle arrangements that boast guitars, piano, autoharp, violin, percussion, upright bass, and a cornucopia of other musical instruments, Bowerbirds are perched on the cusp of indie rock stardom. Their new album, the excellent Upper Air, […]