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Marshall Gu
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From Toronto, loves music. You can follow me on Twitter @freecitysounds or read my blog at freecitysounds.com.


Reviews

Thursday, December 11 2014

J. Cole: 2014 Forest Hills Drive

With 2014 Forest Hills Drive, J. Cole relies on on stimulating emotions by telling instead of evoking emotion by showing.


Thursday, November 6 2014

Gruff Rhys: American Interior

American Interior certainly sounds like the most ambitious Rhys project since he belonged in a bigger band.


Monday, October 20 2014

Thurston Moore: The Best Day

Thurston Moore's most ambitious solo album and possibly the best Sonic Youth-related release since 2004's Sonic Nurse.


Tuesday, July 15 2014

Ab-Soul: These Days...

Ab-Soul's follow-up to Control System sees him forgetting all quality control.


Thursday, June 12 2014

Camera Obscura: 4AD Session

There simply isn't enough to make this installment in the 4AD Session series more than just a mild curiosity.


Blogs

Wednesday, July 23 2014

"Celebrating" Wilco's A Ghost Is Born's 10-Year Anniversary

Ten years after the release of A Ghost Is Born, the songs still just aren't there.


Friday, November 8 2013

Camera Obscura - "Troublemaker" (video)

Dreary, sweet, sci-fi and twee.


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