You may have noticed that we've recently been working to have more music coming through the gorgeous confines of Honey. Though the venue is intimate, and the atmosphere is warm, we've been focusing on having this be more than just a spot for your traditional coffeehouse acts. Coming in November, we've got a couple shows that will sonically test Honey, in all the best ways.
From the first moments of “Lantern,” the title track of his upcoming LP, Dain Norman makes his intentions clear: he's obsessed with the period of time when rock and roll was coming into its own, transforming from the amped-up boogie of the '50s to the more sophisticated melodicism of the early '60s and the British Invasion. Starting out with the “Bo Diddley beat,” which serves as a calling card of the '50s, Norman layers Beatles-esque vocals on top for a purely infectious tune.