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The Dear Hunter’s “The Inheritance”

The Dear Hunter’s “The Inheritance”

Fusion 45 January 15, 2013 0

Hunting for the “dear” rather than hunting “deer,” Casey Crescenzo undertakes grand ambitions while distilling life down small, simple moments and powerful emotions. The Dear Hunter was created in 2005 by Casey Crescenzo as a side

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Girls Rock: Sarah Packiam

Girls Rock: Sarah Packiam

Fusion 45 November 6, 2012 0

It’s one of those envious situations where beauty meets talent. I’m speaking of Sarah Packiam, whose recent interview with Michael Stock of WLRN ended with a sweet acoustic version of “Dream.” Hit the next

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Free MP3: Yusuf Azak’s “Smile Tactics”

Free MP3: Yusuf Azak’s “Smile Tactics”

Fusion 45 October 26, 2012 0

And now for something completely different: Yusuf Azak blends classic folk melodicism with a language all his own

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Number 1 With A Bullet: Jim Croce’s “Time In A Bottle”

Number 1 With A Bullet: Jim Croce’s “Time In A Bottle”

Fusion 45 October 15, 2012 0

Released three months after his death, Jim Croce’s second #1 single found the top of the charts thanks to a made-for-TV movie

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Going For The Gold: Gordon Lightfoot

Going For The Gold: Gordon Lightfoot

Fusion 45 September 18, 2012 0

Along with his five gold albums, the bard born Gordon Meredith Lightfoot, Jr. in Orilla, Ontario has one single that has been named a gold record. Care to guess which one that is

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