Album Reviews

Music You Don't Know You Like Yet


Poseidon and the Bitter Bug


The Indigo Girls' 13th album, "Poseidon and the Bitter Bug," is a summation of their 22 years of playing together. The album has an overall mellow folk-rock feel. The songs range in topic from love to death, but are generally darker in nature. Emily Saliers' and Amy Ray's experience together is apparent in their ability to anticipate each other's artistic and emotional direction. The album was recorded in two versions: a full band version, and an acoustic version with only Ray and Saliers. This, the full band version, accomplishes things impossible for an acoustic duo. Overall, the album has a refreshing, new feel.

More reviews tagged #Folk

  • reviewed 04/2008

    Billy Bragg
    Mr. Love & Justice

  • reviewed 03/2008

    The Belleville Outfit

  • reviewed 05/2015

    Brother Adams

  • reviewed 04/2013


  • reviewed 10/2015

    Brooke Annibale
    The Simple Fear

  • reviewed 05/2016

    Ken Atkins & The Honky Tonk Kind
    This Train

Compiled by the WYCE Journalism Club

The opinions expressed in these reviews are those of the individual volunteers that submitted the article and do not necessarily reflect the views of WYCE or GRCMC; nor its staff, donors, or affiliates.