Category Archives: The Staves

The Golden Bath’s 2013: Album Of The Year – Part 1 of 3

It wasn’t even half way through the year that it became evident that the Album Of The Year was going to be a race for second place. But enough of that for now, this is the process that was used … Continue reading

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The ‘Frock Rockers’ raid the dressing up box

It seems like the term ‘Frock Rockers’ is an apt description of sibling groups, First Aid Kit & The Staves, but both have recently published new videos were they have forsaken their dresses. First Aid Kit went deep into the … Continue reading

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The Bowmans – The world’s most glorious harmonies

Listening to the First Aid Kit last week, and The Staves just before Christmas has made the Ironbath think about the great sibling harmonies that he has heard – And there is one pair that stand out above all – … Continue reading

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One to watch in 2012: The Staves

The Blog is back! And is kicking off 2012 with a brief selection of artists that might just find a little traction on the slippery slopes of the music industry in 2012. The Ironbath was introduced to The Staves – Jessica, … Continue reading

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The Staves: Imagine Laura Marling harmonising with 2 sisters

When a guy in Oklahoma asked the Ironbath about a new British indie folk act that are just about to make an international splash by supporting one of the hottest acts of the year, The Civil Wars, he felt compelled to … Continue reading

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