ARMAND MARGJEKA LIVE
AUG  30.     HOTEL CAFE,   LOS ANGELES  CA
SEPT 12.   ALYS STEPHENS CENTER,   BIRMINGHAM  AL  
SEPT 25    ROCKWOOD MUSIC HALL,  NYC  NY
SEPT 26    PETE’S CANDY STORE,   BROOKLYN   NY

ARMAND MARGJEKA LIVE

AUG  30.     HOTEL CAFE,   LOS ANGELES  CA

SEPT 12.   ALYS STEPHENS CENTER,   BIRMINGHAM  AL  

SEPT 25    ROCKWOOD MUSIC HALL,  NYC  NY

SEPT 26    PETE’S CANDY STORE,   BROOKLYN   NY

Singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Noel (pronounced NO-EL), formerly of The White Oaks, marries the sensual and the spiritual on his solo debut “I Won’t Answer” releasing July 22 on Birmingham’s PIPEANDGUN | Communicating Vessels.

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www.pipeandgun.com/iwontanswer.html

WELD for Birmingham on Noel debut LP “I Won’t Answer”

"Local musician Noel blends Beck, Woody Guthrie and Cormac McCarthy on new LP."
"…the world the album inhabits is intense enough to evoke the bleak wastes of Cormac McCarthy." 
"…full of strings, horns and foreboding synths, creating a sonic enormity that hints at empty space more than lushness, and which makes the most of (Noel) Johnson’s deep, haunting voice."
"…(Noel) Johnson and producer Armand Margjeka molded the largely unformed songs into chiaroscuro soundscapes that combine a modern, genre-busting sensibility with the folk influences of populist music and spirituals."
weldforbham | http://weldbham.com/blog/2014/07/23/paradise-regained/

Noel will perform at the Warehouse (5512 1st Ave. S) on Friday, July 25. Doors at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Admission is free. I Won’t Answer is streaming online at relevantmagazine.com

WELD for Birmingham on Noel debut LP “I Won’t Answer”

"Local musician Noel blends Beck, Woody Guthrie and Cormac McCarthy on new LP."

"…the world the album inhabits is intense enough to evoke the bleak wastes of Cormac McCarthy." 

"…full of strings, horns and foreboding synths, creating a sonic enormity that hints at empty space more than lushness, and which makes the most of (Noel) Johnson’s deep, haunting voice."

"…(Noel) Johnson and producer Armand Margjeka molded the largely unformed songs into chiaroscuro soundscapes that combine a modern, genre-busting sensibility with the folk influences of populist music and spirituals."

Noel will perform at the Warehouse (5512 1st Ave. S) on Friday, July 25. Doors at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Admission is free. I Won’t Answer is streaming online at relevantmagazine.com

Noel I Won’t Answer album premiere now streaming on #TheDrop at Relevant Magazine
http://www.relevantmagazine.com/the-drop/i-wont-answer
"Noel’s baritone delivery and sharp lyrical imagery create a luring mystique drawing comparisons to Beck, Leonard Cohen, and The National.”

Noel I Won’t Answer album premiere now streaming on #TheDrop at Relevant Magazine

http://www.relevantmagazine.com/the-drop/i-wont-answer

"Noel’s baritone delivery and sharp lyrical imagery create a luring mystique drawing comparisons to Beck, Leonard Cohen, and The National.”

On Noel’s debut I Won’t Answer (2014): 
"The singer-songwriter from Birmingham sounds very in control throughout the duration of I Won’t Answer. It’s a rebellious, seductive album whilst maintaining a meticulousness and maturity of the sophisticated rock star.”  -CultureFly
http://culturefly.co.uk/i-wont-answer-noel-review/

"Many of the songs on I Won’t Answer have that mix of traditional elements and a religious feel amid the dense and artful indie production, from the gospel-styled title track to the organ-rich hymnal sound of The Kingdom…When I See You In the Stars, a dark, slo-mo waltz with a stunning melody and Noel’s commanding voice giving the track a fitting otherworldly power.”  -DirectCurrent
http://www.directcurrentmusic.com/blog/2014/7/20/noel-i-wont-answer

On Noel’s debut I Won’t Answer (2014): 

"The singer-songwriter from Birmingham sounds very in control throughout the duration of I Won’t Answer. It’s a rebellious, seductive album whilst maintaining a meticulousness and maturity of the sophisticated rock star.”  -CultureFly

http://culturefly.co.uk/i-wont-answer-noel-review/

"Many of the songs on I Won’t Answer have that mix of traditional elements and a religious feel amid the dense and artful indie production, from the gospel-styled title track to the organ-rich hymnal sound of The KingdomWhen I See You In the Stars, a dark, slo-mo waltz with a stunning melody and Noel’s commanding voice giving the track a fitting otherworldly power.”  -DirectCurrent

http://www.directcurrentmusic.com/blog/2014/7/20/noel-i-wont-answer

calebchanceyblog:

Noel, Pipe & Gun, 2014

calebchanceyblog:

Noel, Pipe & Gun, 2014

NOEL- ALBUM RELEASE SHOW 
7.25.14   AT “THE WAREHOUSE” 5512 1ST AVE S
WOODLAWN, AL  AT 7 PM  FREE ADMISSION

NOEL- ALBUM RELEASE SHOW 

7.25.14   AT “THE WAREHOUSE” 5512 1ST AVE S

WOODLAWN, AL  AT 7 PM  FREE ADMISSION

The Distance of a Day. David Horvitz. Motto Books / Chert, Berlin.

The Distance of a Day. David Horvitz. Motto Books / Chert, Berlin.

The White Review No.8 | Benjamin Eastham, Jacques Testard

The White Review No.8 | Benjamin Eastham, Jacques Testard

Walter Benjamin | Recent Writings | a copy is a meta-original

Walter Benjamin | Recent Writings | a copy is a meta-original

E.R.O.S. #3 | Woman 

E.R.O.S. #3 | Woman 

Noel is NoiseTrade’s New and Notable artist featuring 3 tracks from July 22 release “I Won’t Answer”

Noel is NoiseTrade’s New and Notable artist featuring 3 tracks from July 22 release “I Won’t Answer”

Album Premiere | Dead Fingers Big Black Dog on American Songwriter 

“We feel like Big Black Dog is really the first Dead Fingers record. After a year of touring, we fell into a rhythm with each other musically and really discovered who we were as a band. Recorded piecemeal over nearly a year while we were expecting our first child, Big Black Dogcaptures the essence of Dead Fingers’ live show.”

http://www.americansongwriter.com/2014/07/album-premiere-dead-fingers-big-black-dog/

americansongwriter | commvess | pipeandgun 

LISTEN: Noel songs from I WON’T ANSWER at NoiseTrade


http://noisetrade.com/noel/songs-from-i-wont-answer
noelmusicc | commvess | pipeandgun

LISTEN: Noel songs from I WON’T ANSWER at NoiseTrade

http://noisetrade.com/noel/songs-from-i-wont-answer

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