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Friday, November 21 2014

I Love You But I’ve Chosen Darkness: Dust

I Love You's... attempts at wedding theatrical, celestial rock with low-down, pulsing post-rock is a miss in many ways.


Monday, October 6 2014

Lewis & Clarke: Triumvirate

Triumvirate, Lewis & Clarke's first release in five years, is the kind of album that can transfix you, and if it's epic in its delivery, grand in its scope, it is still first and foremost intimate and inviting.


Thursday, December 5 2013

The Great Scores: ‘The Fountain’ and a Sonic Road to Awe

Clint Mansell’s score for Darren Aronofsky’s metaphysical science fiction film, The Fountain, is a masterpiece of both film music and contemporary art music.


Thursday, May 9 2013

The Appleseed Cast: Illumination Ritual

Illumination Ritual is like a watch that you want to take apart and view all the individual springs to see what makes it tick, particularly when it comes to the rhythm.


Thursday, December 8 2011

Yuck: Yuck (Deluxe Edition)

The shoegazing Brits re-release their excellent February debut album along with a bonus EP; a nice addition for fans, a must-have for the uninitiated.


Wednesday, October 19 2011

CAVE: Neverendless

This Chicago quartet dishes up some fiendishly good and imaginative compositions on its third full-length.


Thursday, August 4 2011

Collections of Colonies of Bees: Giving

Collections of Colonies of Bees may be better known for being one half of Volcano Choir – Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon is the other half – but Giving’s broad scope and post-rock theatrics may help them create a bit of buzz as their own important entity.


Sunday, June 5 2011

Battles: Gloss Drop

Gloss Drop is the sound of a band forging its own identity and delivering on the promise initially unveiled on its previous album.


Monday, February 14 2011

Sailors with Wax Wings: Sailors with Wax Wings

Glacial and unmoving, listening to this album might just be the most agonizing 53 minutes of your life.


Mogwai: Special Moves/Burning (Reviews) [12.Sep.10]
The Best Re-Issues of 2008 (Features) [18.Dec.08]
The Best of Britain 2008 (Features) [8.Dec.08]
Mogwai: The Hawk Is Howling (Reviews) [23.Sep.08]
Mogwai, Daedelus, The Spinto Band… (Mixed Media) [28.Aug.08]
Mogwai: Young Team (Reviews) [16.Jul.08]
The Golden Rule #7 (Sources Say) [14.Aug.07]
Mogwai (Reviews) [9.Jun.06]
Mogwai: Mr. Beast (Reviews) [3.May.06]
Mogwai (Reviews) [27.Mar.06]
    Mogwai: My Father My King (Reviews) [22.Oct.01]
    Mogwai: Rock Action (Reviews) [23.Apr.01]
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