Author: Amy

Concert: Tegan and Sara in Minneapolis (2000)

Artist: Tegan and Sara Date: September 5, 2000 Venue: 400 Bar City: Minneapolis, MN Review by [Amy Lotsberg] Producer of Collected Sounds Tegan and Sara performed live on September 5th, 2000 at the 400 Bar in Minneapolis. My friends and…

Album Review: You Were Here by Sarah Harmer

Album Name: You Were Here Artist: Sarah Harmer Year/Label: 2000 / Uni/ Zoe [Buy at Amazon] Review by Amy Lotsberg Producer of Collected Sounds Just a note: When Sarah Harmer first released her CD “You Were Here” in Canada, it…

Album Review: Faith & Courage by Sinead O’Conner

Album Name: Faith & Courage Artist: Sinead O’Conner Year/Label: 2000 / WEA/ Altantic [Buy at Amazon] Review by Anne Deming I admit to my undying admiration and respect for Sinead O’Connor, her musical talents and her flare for controversy; therefore,…

Concert; Sarah Slean/Tori Cassis in Minneapolis

Artist: Sarah Slean Date: February 15, 2000 Opening Act: Tori Cassis (yes, I know they played in reverse order) Venue: Collected Sounds Living Room City: Minneapolis, MN Review by [Amy Lotsberg] Producer of Collected Sounds I hosted my first Living…

Concert: Tara MacLean in Minneapolis (2000)

Artist: Tara MacLean Date: January 27th, 2000 Venue: Coffee Gallery City: Minneapolis, MN Review by [Amy Lotsberg] Producer of Collected Sounds Well we wanted to make sure we go there in plenty of time. When I called earlier the guy…

Concert: Mute Cute Girl in Toronto

Artist: Mute Cute Girl (Sarah Slean and Friends) Date: January 27, 2001 Venue: Rivoli City: Toronto, ON Canada Review by by James McGarry Sarah Slean was scheduled to perform at the Rivoli in Toronto, ON on Thursday January 27th. She…

Concert: Tara MacLean in Minneapolis (2000)

Artist: Tara MacLean Date: January 25th, 2000 Venue: The Loring Bar City: Minneapolis, MN Review by [Amy Lotsberg] Producer of Collected Sounds We got there in what we thought was plenty of time, but there are only a few tables…

Album Review: Blue Parade by Sarah Slean

Album Name: Blue Parade Artist: Sarah Slean Year/Label: 2001 / Independent [Buy at Amazon] Review by Sophie Here was my initial impression of ‘Blue Parade’: aa, it’s nice, typical Sarah Slean, all the songs sort of sound the same, nothing…

Album Review: To The Teeth by Ani DiFranco

Album Name: To The Teeth Artist: Ani DiFranco Year/Label: 2007 / Independent Review by Amy Lotsberg Producer of Collected Sounds This is one of my new favorite Ani CDs. She never ceases to amaze me! I seem to like every…