Mound City Mixtape

Episode 04 - Kevin Buckley, Underrated Albums of 2017

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Grace Basement is the rock/pop/Americana band project of multi-instrumentalist Kevin Buckley. Buckley recentely released the fourth Grace Basement album, “Mississippi Nights,” which references styles of artists like Dylan, Petty, and Springsteen while remainig wholly original.

We also hear from several music fans about records released in 2017–from artists like Strand of Oaks, Will Johnson, Mavis Staples, and others–that they thought didn’t get the intention they deserved.

Upcoming Shows

2/14 - Delmar Hall - Bahamas

2/15 - The Stage at KDHX - Rev. Sekou

2/21 - Duck Room - Now Now

2/23 - Foam - Grace Basement “Mississippi Nights” Release Show

2/23 - Delmar Hall - Mvstermind

3/3 - Off Broadway - Sleepy Rubies “Big Mountain” Release Show

3/8 - Foam - FarFetched presents The Link Up

3/8 - Joe’s Cafe - Beth Bombara



A collection of songs by bands referenced in the episode, including Grace Basement, Mvstermind, XTC, LCD Soundsystem, Rev. Sekou, and more.

Rev. Sekou on World Cafe

Rev. Sekou Found Not Guilty (St. Louis American)

Feist "Pleasure" (Official Video)

Grace Basement Returns with New "Super-Local Record" Mississippi Nights (Riverfront Times)