New Review: Hyperbolium Wins at Music Criticism

Well, I might not know who the folks at Hyperbolium are, but they just posted one of the most thoughtful and kind reviews of RAVEN HOTEL that I’ve seen so far. It makes my j-school heart happy to see reviews (about anyone’s album) where words like “fatalism”, “protagonist” and “juxtaposed” are used accurately and unapologetically, putting music criticism on par with its literary counterpart. As it should be. Want more proof? Go read some of their other reviews (Willie Nelson, Carolina Story) at