Songs of Ease and Conversation

A review of Love Letter for Fire by Sam Beam and Jesca Hoop (originally published in Christian Courier) Albums that attract dramatic critical attention tend to be those that set themselves apart from the music of the day. Listeners are often caught by a newcomer’s brilliant debut or seasoned artist’s bold departure of form. Love Letter… Continue reading Songs of Ease and Conversation


Jon Foreman Explores Darkness and Light

Jon Foreman may be best known by most for his work as lead singer of Switchfoot, a band that has attained popularity in both Christian and mainstream music circles since the late 1990s. Fans who have followed him more closely, though, may also be aware of the four seasonally-themed solo EPs (extended play) of mostly… Continue reading Jon Foreman Explores Darkness and Light