Pacific Northwest Writing & Photography

Topographies - Liz Rognes
Topographies – Liz Rognes
August 16, 2012 in MusicReviews

It’s this honesty that shines through the entire album. Liz Rognes is a woman who is not afraid of her own self, her strengths and her flaws, and she sings her truth in a voice of redemption …

Roaming Herds of Buffalo
Roaming Herds of Buffalo
May 14, 2012 in MusicReviews

The album crosses realms of a less audacious Modest Mouse, a Decemberist without the pretension, or an Aqueduct beyond synth; the production, a crisp sheen on a bulging, morphous creature of pop-rock.

After All This Time - Lo Fi
After All This Time – Low Fi
February 3, 2012 in MusicReviews

Gone is the overcast, coffee simmered survival mechanistic humor; this is a sound not of salty skyscrapers but of a land left wilder, the sound of a handful of speeding cars on I-84 at midnight.