Pin It
Favourite

Howie Beck 

Howie Beck


Howie Beck
Howie Beck
(True North)
“Don’t be afraid if you’re all fucked up,” advises Howie Beck a third of the way through his lovely new record, his first in five years. The Toronto songwriter is a melancholy sensitive boy with a voice that’s just short of breathy, perfect accompaniment for the shimmering cymbals, horns and la-la guitar that dominate the 13 acoustic tracks. The whole album is wonderful, but he never does better than the lead track, “Alice,” a small portrait of the dream woman who’s bound to leave you.
—Tara Thorne
categories: Canadian artist

Pin It
Favourite

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Survey Asks

What should be done with the Halifax Forum?

  • Repair
  • Replace

View Results

The Scene

More »

In Print This Week

Vol 26, No 12
August 16, 2018

Cover Gallery »


Real Time Web Analytics

© 2018 Coast Publishing Ltd.