Bishop LaVey is The Atom

Ever heard of Doom Folk? I hadn't until I was fortunate enough to run into Bishop LaVey—AKA Kane Sweeney—at his show with Keep Flying at Jim's Basement in Burlington, Vermont! Local to the Vermont scene, he is a singer-songwriter who produces music unlike anything I had heard before. "Bishop LaVey" was originally meant to be just …

Bass Stereotypes

Music is one of the industries where it's easy to put people into little boxes that are comically true or annoyingly false. Everybody knows the typical bassist stereotypes: We're failed guitarists, all slappa da bass, and fat tones come from bellies or beards. Whether you agree with the stereotypes or not, you've definitely heard them. …