Tuesday, August 9 2011
Spencer Krug (Wolf Parade, Sunset Rubdown) records an album composed on an organ, and it's Krug through-and-through, for better or worse.
Sunday, August 7 2011
A step back from the bolder experimentation on previous records, Sondre Lerche unfortunately loses some of the excellence of Lerche's past work.
Wednesday, August 3 2011
It sounds like the Beatles piano-driven tracks, and is that ever a bad thing?
Monday, August 1 2011
The Swedish retro-rockers return with a an assured, surprisingly nuanced second album.
Monday, June 27 2011
From predicting riots to predicting new album models... For a band once built around spry choruses and chugging guitars, this is a costly error indeed.
Thursday, June 9 2011
Push is a mixed bag, featuring fantastic songs alongside easily forgettable ones.
Wednesday, June 8 2011
The nods to their own past are always brief and measured; this album was crafted by a band moving inescapably forward.
Monday, June 6 2011
Upstart indie poppers who like to talk about their feelings, turn up the guitar fuzz, and talk about their feelings some more.
Monday, May 23 2011
Oddball New York scenester's lo-fi debut keeps things sweet and simple.
Thursday, May 19 2011
Wild Beasts return with a subtle, stripped-down album that represents their finest work -- and one of the finest albums you'll hear all year.