Murder Ballads & Lies

Laura Boggs, “Murder Ballads and Lies”

The second studio album by Laura Boggs,┬áMurder Ballads and Lies, expands on virtually every aspect of her 2006 debut while retaining the essence of Boggs’s style. The record is a set of alt-folk Americana songs, primarily new material by Boggs, along with a few traditional tunes and covers (one by fellow the Rev artist┬áTom McWatters). Produced by Jon Krakat, Laura’s latest has a lushly arranged … Continue reading Laura Boggs, “Murder Ballads and Lies”

Whiskey & Springtime

Laura Boggs, “Whiskey & Springtime”

Laura’s first album, and the first release by The Rev records, was recorded in September 2006 and is comprised of songs written over the past five years and perfected at coffee shop gigs and backyard jam sessions she affectionately terms “hootenanies.” The recordings fall somewhere between these two forums, evoking the intimacy of a small live performance as well as the collaborative improvisation of a … Continue reading Laura Boggs, “Whiskey & Springtime”