Live Review: Zammuto at The Basement

Zammuto The Basement

Back in June, The Books’ former half Nick Zammuto opened for Explosions in the Sky at the historic Ryman Auditorium. Replacing Paul de Jong with an arsenal of top-notch musicians and a solo moniker, Zammuto rebounded from The Books’ breakup with astounding tact. I had the opportunity to talk with him back during their first [...]

Madi Diaz Record Out Today


I let the release of Madi Diaz’ new LP, Plastic Moon, sneak up on me. Since giving the EP a whim of a listen-through, back seat treatment to the live show, honestly, I anticipated that the LP would be one to write home about, comparatively. Madi’s voice is strong. Her songwriting skills are apparent, though [...]