Heidi Spencer has been crafting beautifully sung, homegrown
melodies for the past decade, but underneath the whitewashed exterior something
mysterious lurks. Since 2003’s Matches
and Valentines, her down-tempo, downtrodden folk songs never quite reveal
the entire portrait, rather
With each passing year, opportunities to gather friends and family around the television to watch something collectively seem to diminish rapidly. Monumental must-see moments rarely occur over the airwaves anymore, and if they do, they’re more widely watched on the Internet rather than in its original setting. Still, there remain a few television events, the kind that diverts viewers’ eyes awa...