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Poetic Memory: The Golden Hour (List)

MP3: The Golden Hour – “Go Ahead”

Photography and film people will recognize the inspiration behind The Golden Hour‘s name. According to singer Ashley Buck: Continue reading…

Live Photos and Video: Normandie Wilson at Eleven, August 18, 2011

Photos by Chris Maroulakos

Stream: Normandie Wilson – “Just a Little Time”

Despite having just flown in from New York, Normandie Wilson powered through an intimate set at Eleven on Thursday. The show was in celebration of her new EP, Summers Are For Lovers, but she culled songs from all corners of her discography.

The jet-lagged Wilson performed the majority of the set solo, giving her lounge-pop keys and expressive vocals plenty of room to breathe. She did recruit a few friends to lend her some percussive assistance at the end, though, including Sofa City Sweetheart mastermind J. Lopez, who provided some improvised tambourine.

You can check out photos of the show below, along with a video of Wilson and Lopez performing the binding ballad “Contract Between Us.” Continue reading…