Posts Tagged: Merge Records

Album of the Week: Allison Crutchfield’s Tourist in This Town


Allison Crutchfield has been making music her whole life: with her twin sister Katie first, then in bands like P.S. Eliot, Bad Banana, and Swearin’, founded with her former partner.

Now, Crutchfield has just released her first solo album, Tourist in This Town, via Merge Records.


Wanted/Needed/Loved: Laura Ballance’s Ghost Stories


There is one story that my mother used to tell me often, which has become in some ways a symbol of my childhood. ...more