May’s third album finds him longing for a simpler time, perhaps one where everyone listened to as much Beach Boys as he does.
Justin Vernon seems to have finally figured out just what a special thing he has with Volcano Choir, but thrillingly, they’re a band still unaware of where it’s going to take them next.
The album title might protest otherwise, but here Superchunk sound like they’re enjoying being Superchunk more than ever.
The former Hüsker Dü man’s most ambitious album in years has him channelling William S. Burroughs and John Milton.
Zomby continues to boldly push the electronic scene forward while also joyously celebrating its fitful past.
Greg Hughes and Tessa Murray turn in an exploratory, wide-eyed collection of hushed pop lullabies.
Chapel Club open up to a world of new influences on the follow up to ‘Palace’, but ultimately lose a bit of themselves in the process.
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The bewitching Brooklyn band take us on an intrepid journey through love, intimacy and vulnerability.
Even if this ends up being just a fanciful one-off from Jenn Wasner and Jon Ehrens, it has been a splendid and stunning sonic detour.
The Austin trio’s new record still packs the same textured musical punch, it just draws from a deeper, more vulnerable source.
With an assuredly illuminated artistic vision, George Washington Brown continues to have an impact on the music of our times.
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