Wednesday, April 22 2015
Eponymous albums aren't for amateurs, and Wire's 13th chunk of full-length steel proves it.
Tuesday, April 21 2015
After a lengthy hiatus, Faith No More return to the stage, and never once do they appear like they're going through the motions.
Colin Newman is a rock legend. Wire have been churning out great self-released LPs for years, and their new one is no exception.
Friday, April 3 2015
Godspeed You! Black Emperor deals in catharsis, which the world needs as much now as it ever has.
Wednesday, March 25 2015
In the end, this is exactly what we have come to expect from Lightning Bolt; a set list of fuzzy, overwhelming, noise rock that keeps it simple while never missing its target.
Thursday, October 23 2014
Primus covers Willy Wonka, playing up your fuzzy memories of the film's dark heart while subverting the original arrangements.
Tuesday, October 21 2014
Thurston Moore's most ambitious solo album and possibly the best Sonic Youth-related release since 2004's Sonic Nurse.
Wednesday, October 15 2014
Try as you might to take Foxygen's ...And Star Power at face value, it's hard to because the mischievous duo does everything but play it straight on the 82-minute double LP.
Friday, October 3 2014
Kid A is more fun to think and write about than it is to actually listen to.
Monday, September 29 2014
Tomorrow's Modern Boxes isn't about any new technology, even with its faux-edgy release through bittorrent; it's about the old question about the power and limitations of our human containers.