Articles tagged handsome furs

8 Sep 2011 // 2:25 AM

Handsome Furs: 26 August 2011 - Austin, TX

The Handsome Furs first show in Austin outside of SXSW, forever ruined the festival for the band.

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Handsome Furs: Sound Kapital

Former Wolf Parade frontman Dan Boeckner returns with his wife, Alexei Perry, for an album of synth-driven, heart-on-sleeve anthems.

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28 Apr 2011 // 6:15 AM

Handsome Furs: 14 April 2011 - New York

Sound Kapital is for the wild artist at heart, for expatriates in day clothes secretly plotting for the chance to escape again. Thanks to Handsome Furs’ awesome performance, my wanderlust was most certainly reawakened.

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Handsome Furs: 15 March 2009 - Chicago

The Handsome Furs have dug into the New Order playbook, balancing moodiness with pop giddiness, with just enough heartache in the lyrics to keep the whole thing from becoming throwaway dance music.

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Yesterday on PopMatters, Bill Stewart said of Handsome Furs new album Face Control: “Handsome Furs craft something of a rarity even in today’s independent

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Handsome Furs: Face Control

Handsome Furs craft something of a rarity even in today's independent music scene: a modest, personal album that doesn't ask for anything more than what you're willing to give.

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15 Jan 2009 // 4:58 AM

Neko Case, Vetiver, Beirut…

Neko Case People Got a Lotta Nerve [MP3] from Middle Cyclone [3 March]       Vetiver Everyday [MP3] from Tight Knit [17 February]  

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Handsome Furs: Plague Park

Spin it on your stereo late one night in a dark, empty room, and you may find that its pervasive despondence will mingle with your disappointment, your exhaustion, your heartbreak, and somehow make you feel just a little bit better.

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St. Vincent, Beck, and More Heat Up Boston Calling on Memorial Day Weekend

// Notes from the Road

"With vibrant performances by artists including St. Vincent and TV on the Radio, the first half of the bi-annual Boston Calling Festival brought additional excitement to Memorial Day weekend.

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