Video Premiere & Interview: Patricia Wolf & Edward Pack Davee “The Culmination Of”

Foxy Digitalis depends on our awesome readers to keep things rolling. Pledge your support today via our Patreon or subscribe to The Jewel Garden. I’ve already written about Patricia Wolf’s excellent “The Culmination Of” in the review of I’ll Look For You In Others, but this video from filmmaker Edward Pack Davee beautifully captures the liminal spirit of the song and the deep, overall connection of Wolf’s work to her home in the … Continue reading Video Premiere & Interview: Patricia Wolf & Edward Pack Davee “The Culmination Of”

Remaking the Bones With Leslie Keffer

Foxy Digitalis depends on our awesome readers to keep things rolling. Pledge your support today via our Patreon or subscribe to The Jewel Garden. It’s not an exaggeration to say that Leslie Keffer has made some of my favorite noise over the past 15 years. Somehow, our paths never crossed through all the years of operating in the same wider scene (or at least adjacent to each other). Leslie took … Continue reading Remaking the Bones With Leslie Keffer

Focus Within the Blur: An Interview With Cole Pulice

Foxy Digitalis depends on our awesome readers to keep things rolling. Pledge your support today via our Patreon or subscribe to The Jewel Garden. Cole Pulice’s new album, Scry, has stuck with me. The clarity of their ideas sings through in each winding melody and each whimsical phrasing. How the sonic approach of Scry heightens, the impact of the feeling woven into each thread of each song is remarkable. But especially in the … Continue reading Focus Within the Blur: An Interview With Cole Pulice

OHMA’s Intersecting Worlds

Foxy Digitalis depends on our awesome readers to keep things rolling. Pledge your support today via our Patreon or subscribe to The Jewel Garden. The spontaneity and joy woven into the foundation of OHMA’s debut album, Between All Things, is infectious. Serendipity may have played a part in Hailey Niswanger and Mia Garcia meeting, but their sonic chemistry is unique. Built on improvisational ideas and movements, OHMA’s music is colored by … Continue reading OHMA’s Intersecting Worlds

The Voice Goes Beyond: An Interview with Odeya Nini

Foxy Digitalis depends on our awesome readers to keep things rolling. Pledge your support today via our Patreon or subscribe to The Jewel Garden. I have already said this once, but it bears repeating: Odeya Nini’s voice has no limits. Whenever I listen to her debut album, ODE, my mind goes places. Focused and drifting as the music grows, it becomes an almost out-of-body experience. It’s hard to describe, but Nini … Continue reading The Voice Goes Beyond: An Interview with Odeya Nini

Karen Vogt Finds Home in the Clouds

Foxy Digitalis depends on our awesome readers to keep things rolling. Pledge your support today via our Patreon or subscribe to The Jewel Garden. When I hear solo vocal improvisations, they hit a little bit differently. There’s such vulnerability in the approach. Nowhere to hide. Over the last year, Karen Vogt has made some of my favorite music in that realm, and she continues pushing herself further out into the … Continue reading Karen Vogt Finds Home in the Clouds

The Soft Determination of Garek Druss

Foxy Digitalis depends on our awesome readers to keep things rolling. Pledge your support today via our Patreon or subscribe to The Jewel Garden. Garek Druss has an impressive track record, but a new side is revealed on his latest album, Soft Fascination. Conceived as a sonic investigation on themes of fatherhood and responsibility, Soft Fascination is a crystalline cauldron of emotions, churning through waves in an attempt to make sense of things. … Continue reading The Soft Determination of Garek Druss

Dividers Keep the Flame Burning

Foxy Digitalis depends on our awesome readers to keep things rolling. Pledge your support today via our Patreon or subscribe to The Jewel Garden. From the moment I heard Dividers’ Once More with Feeling EP, I was hooked. Samuel Miller’s ever-evolving project has several disparate touchpoints, but his singular vision knots it all together. Miller continues to push himself as a songwriter, refining an approach that lands on so many levels. Crime of … Continue reading Dividers Keep the Flame Burning

Reviving Our Inner Child With Natalie Beridze

Foxy Digitalis depends on our awesome readers to keep things rolling. Pledge your support today via our Patreon or subscribe to The Jewel Garden. When I first heard Natalie Beridze’s recent album on Room 40, Of Which No One Knows, I was enraptured from the first notes of opener, “Ash Wednesday.” The Georgian artist creates tactile sonic spaces where magic and wonder flow and her work takes us somewhere new on … Continue reading Reviving Our Inner Child With Natalie Beridze

Elkhorn & The Growing Landscape

Foxy Digitalis depends on our awesome readers to keep things rolling. Pledge your support today via our Patreon or subscribe to The Jewel Garden. Elkhorn never rests. Jesse Sheppard and Drew Gardner have been playing music together as a duo for nearly a decade, but that’s no reason to rest on their laurels and start mailing it in. With each album, new tendrils spin off into their own focused worlds. … Continue reading Elkhorn & The Growing Landscape