Baldwin’s Choice

Baldwin’s Choice: Arvo Pärt
December 17, 2017

Baldwin’s Choice: Arvo Pärt

Sometimes the best music is the kind that transcends its composer. I’m not talking about some prog rocker’s ridiculous concept album about worshiping leaves, or…

Baldwin’s Choice: Aesop Rock
November 11, 2017

Baldwin’s Choice: Aesop Rock

My knowledge of the hip hop world is somewhat limited. I’ve only gotten into the genre a couple of years ago. I thought for a…

Baldwin’s Choice: Ulver
October 3, 2017

Baldwin’s Choice: Ulver

Most well-established experimental bands have two things to worry about. They need to remain artistically fresh, but they also need to appease a fanbase. A…

Baldwin’s Choice: Kate Bush
September 4, 2017

Baldwin’s Choice: Kate Bush

What happened to the intellectual angle in pop music? There was always a need for accessibility – bright melodies, danceable rhythms, relatable lyrics. But when…

Baldwin’s Choice: Magma
July 4, 2017

Baldwin’s Choice: Magma

It’s satisfying to know that there’s a progressive rock band out there that takes the negative tags associated with the genre and runs with them….

Baldwin’s Choice: Cardiacs
June 8, 2017

Baldwin’s Choice: Cardiacs

Cardiacs is what happens when worlds collide. Who would have thought that two completely separate rock subgenres with two entirely different musical outlooks would ever…