Grace Notes: Cheap Music from Amazon (November 2012)

Godspeed You! Black Emperor

Grace Notes is a weekly exploration by Jason Morehead of signs of common grace in the music world. We hope to alert you to wonderful music, some of which will be spiritual in nature but all of which will be unique and worthy of your attention. Each week we will share brief reviews of albums worthy of your attention and maybe a video or two.Another month, another collection of cheap, yet excellent music from Amazon. This time around, we’ll be looking at alterna-pop legends, the greatest pos … [Read more...]

Grace Notes: Cheap Music from Amazon (September 2012 Edition)

Grace Notes is a weekly exploration by Jason Morehead of signs of common grace in the music world. We hope to alert you to wonderful music, some of which will be spiritual in nature but all of which will be unique and worthy of your attention. Each week we will share brief reviews of albums worthy of your attention and maybe a video or two.Another month, another collection of cheap, yet excellent music from Amazon. This time around, we'll be looking at a soul legend, some of the earliest e … [Read more...]

Grace Notes: The Haunted World of David Eugene Edwards

Grace Notes is a weekly exploration by Jason Morehead of signs of common grace in the music world. We hope to alert you to wonderful music, some of which will be spiritual in nature but all of which will be unique and worthy of your attention. Each week we will share brief reviews of albums worthy of your attention and maybe a video or two.In September, Glitterhouse Records will release The Laughing Stalk, the latest album from Woven Hand, aka, the latest project by David Eugene Edwards. E … [Read more...]

Grace Notes: Cheap Music from Amazon (July 2012 Edition)

Grace Notes is a weekly exploration by Jason Morehead of signs of common grace in the music world. We hope to alert you to wonderful music, some of which will be spiritual in nature but all of which will be unique and worthy of your attention. Each week we will share brief reviews of albums worthy of your attention and maybe a video or two.This time around, I'm going to do something different and highlight some exceptional, perhaps even necessary, albums that are currently on sale via Amazon's … [Read more...]

Grace Notes: Music To Help You Survive The Summer

Grace Notes is a weekly exploration by Jason Morehead of signs of common grace in the music world. We hope to alert you to wonderful music, some of which will be spiritual in nature but all of which will be unique and worthy of your attention. Each week we will share brief reviews of albums worthy of your attention and maybe a video or two.If your town has been anything like Lincoln, Nebraska lately, then this summer has been hot. Oppressively, abysmally, soul-crushingly hot. When it's pushing … [Read more...]

Grace Notes: Mono, Brother Sun, Sister Moon, Damien Jurado

Grace Notes is a weekly exploration by Jason Morehead of signs of common grace in the music world. We hope to alert you to wonderful music, some of which will be spiritual in nature but all of which will be unique and worthy of your attention. Each week we will share brief reviews of albums worthy of your attention and maybe a video or two.MonoThanks to the likes of Godspeed You Black Emperor!, Mogwai, and Explosions In The Sky, apocalyptic post-rock bands have become a dime a dozen, with n … [Read more...]

Grace Notes: Paul Buchanan and The Blue Nile

Grace Notes is a weekly exploration by Jason Morehead of signs of common grace in the music world. We hope to alert you to wonderful music, some of which will be spiritual in nature but all of which will be unique and worthy of your attention. Each week we will share brief reviews of albums worthy of your attention and maybe a video or two.Imagine, if you will, a rock star. Chances are, images of flamboyance, debauchery, and excess come to mind: long hair, louder-than-lour guitars, o … [Read more...]

Grace Notes: M83, Infinity Shred

Grace Notes is a weekly exploration by Jason Morehead of signs of common grace in the music world. We hope to alert you to wonderful music, some of which will be spiritual in nature but all of which will be unique and worthy of your attention. Each week we will share brief reviews of albums worthy of your attention and maybe a video or two.M83M83's Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming was our favorite album of 2011, with its epic shoegazer/electronic anthems and wide-eyed sense of wonder. Or, in the case … [Read more...]

Grace Notes: 8-bit Radiohead, Cam Butler, Richard Hawley

Grace Notes is a weekly exploration by Jason Morehead of signs of common grace in the music world. We hope to alert you to wonderful music, some of which will be spiritual in nature but all of which will be unique and worthy of your attention. Each week we will share brief reviews of albums worthy of your attention and maybe a video or two.8-bit RadioheadYouTube user QuintonSung has uploaded his own takes on Radiohead's OK Computer and Kid A that render the band's acclaimed albums in an 8-bi … [Read more...]

Grace Notes: My Bloody Valentine

I don't own copies of them yet -- they're currently available only as expensive UK imports -- but I take comfort in knowing that they are finally out there. I am, of course, referring to the recently released reissues of My Bloody Valentine's Loveless, Isn't Anything, and various EPs. For many years, it seemed as if these seminal releases would never get any sort of reissue treatment. MBV frontman Kevin Shields would occasionally emerge from obscurity to drop a tantalizing hint or two, and their … [Read more...]


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