[ALBUM] The Suitcase Junket – Make Time

You could argue that there are a lot of gimmicks when it comes to one-man, throat-singing band, The Suitcase Junket. But, as soon as you hear Matt Lorenz jangling about on his homemade/repurposed instruments any feeling of schtick quickly dissipates. Lorenz’ latest effort, Make Time explores the expansive breadth of Americana. From the gritty, distorted ...

MTIB’s Top 50 Albums of 2014

51 weeks out of the year each MTIB contributor writes about the music they discover and feel needs to be shared with all of you. As a collective of music appreciators we’re able to span a wide variety of tastes without stepping on one another’s toes. But, with that one remaining week, our worlds collide as we ...

Firefly Music Festival: Day 3

The third and final day of Firefly was a blast. The sun came out, glittered-up hipsters dressed liked indians danced around to anything that had a thick bass beat and the bands kicked it into high gear for a wonderful finale to the inaugural year of the east coast’s premiere music event. The day (for us) ...

MTIB’s Top Ten Albums of 2011

Hiya folks! The year is coming to a close and what that means for nearly every blog on the world wide web is it’s time to start preparing and posting best of 2011 lists. It is truly a wonderful time of the year. Whether they be reaffirmations of your own beliefs, or the complete opposite, ...