"Courtney Swain, Bent Knee’s dramatically potent lead vocalist and pianist, delivers emphatic, enigmatic lyrics in a manner that can evoke Björk, Alanis Morissette, or Joanna Newsom while sounding like no one but herself."Read More
The weekend was actually chilly, and it's starting to feel like full-on fall in Providence. Last week we had some wonderful shows with Bent Knee. It was a particularly special experience to play at OBERON in Cambridge for the first time.Read More
I did an interview with the New England Noise that's in their latest issue. Big thanks to Harry C. aka Mr. Curt. My favorite quote was: a gorgeous blend of overwhelming vocal talent, modern keyboard techniques, and contemporary sophistication.
On Friday, we finished up a three-day recording session at Q Division Studios. We tracked nine new Bent Knee songs for our third album, and Vince is already sorting through the material this weekend to prepare for editing and mixing.Read More
We finished off the Bent Knee summer tour in Boston on Sunday. Being in the road for 2.5 months was an incredible experience. There were some tough moments for sure, but we learned a lot. I'm proud that we made it though the other end without any major accidents, conflicts, or health issues.Read More
Our stay in Nanaimo has been absolutely wonderous. I'm so grateful to be acquainted with David & Susan, who are both delightful, kind, and passionate people. Very inspiring to see them so happy in their 'forever home', despite the many roadblocks they've overcome in their lives.Read More
Last night's show at the Queen's in Nanaimo was fantastic. The place was full, and people were dancing and waying to our songs. Our friends David and his wife Susan were way up front. I smiled when I saw David jumping up and down when we played Way Too Long at the end. Two incredibly kind people.Read More
Photos of Bride Stirpped Bare, a band we played with at the Tangent Gallery in Detroit. They had a wonderful performer with them, who went through at least three or four different attires. Loved taking photos of him wrapped in burlap, with confetti, and with sparks flying from a metal saw.Read More