Caroline Polacheck

  • Getting Lost with Washed Out

    Would you know what I meant if I said that something resembled a film adaptation of a Bret Easton Ellis novel?  Well, last Thursday night, February 10th, Underground Arts resembled a film adaptation of a Bret Easton Ellis novel.  The charmingly seedy basement venue, normally the home to punks,...
  • Soccer Mommy Fills Union Transfer

    It’s well established that an indie act has officially “made it” when no one in attendance to one of their sold out shows seems to have ever attended a concert before…  This was certainly the case for Soccer Mommy’s September 18th stop at Union Transfer, which had what appeared...
  • lùisa: “Third albums are always the best.”

    Ironically, lùisa’s third LP, New Woman, actually has the German singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist exploring a bevvy of vintage sounds.  The album, which deals with female-oppression-turned-empowerment on both a personal level and a sociopolitical level, borrows sonic sentiments from a lot of the best intellectual pop of the 1980s, making...