The lovely year of 2012 held out some lovely folk gems out to us enthusiasts of the raw. Here’s a smattering of my favorite artists who I’ve been enjoying this year: Alt-J (∆) This unexpected combination of delicate guitar licks, electronic decorations, dancing compositions, and…

The computer is not so notorious as a tool of bardery as say… the panflute. Yet in this electric day, all aspects of music have evolved from more ancient days. How has this changed music? First, prick your ears. Listen to this MIDI adultery, the…