Former lead of 90s avante-garde rockers Soul Coughing, Mike Doughty has a quick wit, a dry sense of humor and a great knack for writing some very catchy songs.
TV on the Radio is a band that is a little hard to describe. They have elements of electronic, post-punk and some very atmospheric sound.
In less than a year, right on the heels in fact of the Avett Brothers' last album The Carpenter, there's new music to hear.
In a word, the lineup for the Newport Folks Fest is spectacular. KUNC & NPR Music are streaming the fest live all weekend.
You can sum up The Civil Wars' vision by saying “They are about the good, the bad, and the ugly of relationships.”