Howard Louis – Survival Mode & Things

Howard Louis – Survival Mode & Things – EP Review Dude’s always been a good singer, and he’s sounding as solid as ever with the way he opens up his new Survival Mode & Things EP with “I Don’t Trust Myself.”  Fun fact – he’s got this cut so perfectly on each end of the […]Read More

April Wrap-Up @ The Secret Stash

You’d be shocked if we told you, but brothers & sisters we are conquering mountainous milestones here at the ol’ bag. Would you believe it if I told ya that we hit DOUBLE DIGITS for subscribers in April, all thanks to YOUR incredible (incredulous?) support! Who said it takes a whole village to build a […]Read More

Howard Louis – “Isolation Nation”

Howard Louis – “Isolation Nation” – Single Review Believe it or not, it was actually right around this time of year in 2019 that we last reviewed the music of Howard Louis, when he released his record of cover songs – specifically Tom Waits cover songs – on the Waits. EP.  And I’d recommend ya […]Read More

Howard Louis – Waits.

Howard Louis – Waits. – EP Review Well now…here’s a fun little oddity you might not have expected from singer/songwriter Howard Louis.  We’ve talked a lot about artists branching-out this year…especially in this past week alone – and you can definitely tack Louis onto the list we’ve been working on with this latest EP, where […]Read More

Howard Louis – Cutting Cords (Remixed & Remastered)

Howard Louis – Cutting Cords (Remixed & Remastered) – Album Review Let’s all say it together this time…’a great song is never finished, only abandoned.’  So too would be the case for an album by that logic.  Back in 2010, Howard Louis put out his debut record Cutting Cords – and here it is again […]Read More

Howard Louis – Having Stung Moves On…

Howard Louis – Having Stung Moves On… – Album Review For grooves so subtly-woven…you’ll be impressed at the amount of hooks Howard Louis has found here on his new album Having Stung Moves On… Smart writing and clever melodies make themselves known on this acoustically-driven, folk-laden, storytelling set of songs; Howard is clearly a writer […]Read More