Kevin Morby “Harlem River”

This is a good song. A great song. A timeless tune. Simple, clear and truthful. The exact same qualities make the video by Adarsha Benjamin a fitting delight. Thank you for this Kevin Morby, you did g…

Community Stories: The Creek Sessions

Jessica Kilroy, one half of folk duo Pterodactyl Plains, has created something amazing, useful and essential. A short film about her relationship with the wild, with music inspired by the sounds of na…

SPG Q&A: Anne Malin

A few words about Anne Malin Anne Malin has had several releases in the last few years. Her sound is dark and ethereal, her voice mystifying and the music is sometimes conventional and sometimes not. …

Smoke Fairies “She Sells Sanctuary” [Cover]

“She Sells Sanctuary” is one of the most emblematic songs of The Cult and 80s rock in general. Folk duet Smoke Fairies have delivered a true masterpiece in their own right, by covering thi…

Lord Buffalo “Axolotl”

Good news is that Lord Buffalo released a video for “Axolotl” today from their 2017 album “Lord Buffalo”. Garrett Hellman made an awesome fitting video.…

Anne Malin “In Waves”

Anne Malin has released a beautiful dark but sweet single out of her new album “Fog Area” out in October. She notes: “In Waves” is a churning assertion of sensitivity and femininity. Swell…

Lament From Epirus

Story of Alexis Zoumbas and the folk music of Epirus, Greece. Based on a book by Christopher C. King, through a wonderful animation by Drew Christie. So beautiful it needs no further comments, except …

SPG on Spotify: Selene

Check out this spotify playlist with some of the SPG all time and fresh favorites, from the darker side of the spectrum. Will also be getting updates from time to time. …

Marissa Nadler “For My Crimes”

For My Crimes by Marissa Nadler Marissa Nadler came to our attention through her cover of Danzig‘s “Blood & Tears”. It was an instant crash with her absolutely beautiful voice a…