Category Archives: Virgin Ears

Virgin Ears: On Reverb

Virgin Ears On Reverb The first time I put on the Thermals’ More Parts Per Million, I hear blown-out vocals, which to me means 
the singer (in this case, Hutch Harris) is redlining, singing at the top of the levels (though … Continue reading

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Virgin Ears: Janis Joplin, Pearl

Virgin Ears Janis Joplin, Pearl When my mother left my father and I to join a cult, I was 18 months old. My father collected all of her art and stuffed it into a large art portfolio. It was huge and … Continue reading

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Virgin Ears: Karen Dalton, In My Own Time

Virgin Ears: Karen Dalton, In My Own Time Her Voice is a Horn By Jeff Johnson You can’t make it without ever even trying. They aren’t her words, but we never use our own words. We use those that are … Continue reading

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