Category: Best of 2006

Album Review: Tomorrow Another Day by Debra Arlyn

Album Name: Tomorrow Another Day Artist: Debra Arlyn Year/Label: 2008 / Independent Review by Amy Lotsberg Producer of Collected Sounds I reviewed Debra Arlyn’s previous CD, Complicated Mess back in 2006. In fact, it made my ‘Best Of’ list that…

Album Review: I’d Like To by Corinne Bailey Rae

Album Name: I’d Like To Artist: Corinne Bailey Rae Year/Label: 2007 EMI a Review by David Adair The bracing indie/soul diva continues to pick the fruits from her fresh and funky debut album. This single uses a horn section to…

Album Review: Up & Away by Gregory Douglass

Album Name: Up & Away Artist: Gregory Douglass Year/Label: 2006 / Independent Review by Amy Lotsberg Producer of Collected Sounds Well, if you know me at all you know I adore Gregory. Both as a musician and as a person.…

Album Review: Rivers of Stars by Andrea Perry

Album Name: Rivers of Stars Artist: Andrea Perry Year/Label: 2006 / Independent Review by Amy Lotsberg Producer of Collected Sounds The more I listen to this record the more I love it. There are shades of so many other artists…

Album Review: Harpos Ghost by Thea Gilmore

Album Name: Harpos Ghost Artist: Thea Gilmore Year/Label: 2006 / Sanctuary [Buy at Amazon] Review by Amy Lotsberg Producer of Collected Sounds Some time ago, someone I met (and only know) online suggested I get a Thea Gilmore CD. The…

Album Review: Long Night Moon by Catie Curtis

Album Name: Long Night Moon Artist: Catie Curtis Year/Label: 2006 / Compass Records [Buy at Amazon] Review by Amy Lotsberg Producer of Collected Sounds I have been aware of Catie Curtis for some time. In fact, I saw her live…

Album Review: The Dawnseeker by Sleepthief

Album Name: The Dawnseeker Artist: Sleepthief Year/Label: 2006 / Neurodisc [Buy at Amazon] Review by Amy Lotsberg Producer of Collected Sounds Sleepthief is similar to Delerium in the way that they are a band that uses a rotating series of…

Album Review: EP by Anna Dagmar

Album Name: EP Artist: Anna Dagmar Year/Label: 2006 / Independent Review by Amy Lotsberg Producer of Collected Sounds a Review by Amy Producer of Collected Sounds I reviewed Anna Dagmar’s previous record, Solo Songs (see link at left) I liked…

Album Review: EP by Elite

Album Name: EP Artist: Elite Year/Label: 2006 / Independent [Buy at Indiestore] Review by Amy Lotsberg Producer of Collected Sounds My first impression from the photo on the cover is that she reminds me of a very young punked out…

Album Review: Stromata by Charlotte Martin

Album Name: Stromata Artist: Charlotte Martin Year/Label: 2006 / Dinosaur Fight Records [Buy at Amazon] Review by Amy Lotsberg Producer of Collected Sounds Well, if you’ve read any previous reviews I’ve done of Charlotte and her music you know I…