Articles tagged handsome furs

8 Sep 2011 // 3:25 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 // 7:15 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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9 Mar 2009 // 10:00 PM

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 // 5:58 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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Double Take: The African Queen (1951)

// Short Ends and Leader

"What a time they had, Charlie and Rosie. They'll never lack for stories to tell their grandchildren. And what a time we had at Double Take discussing the spiritual and romantic journey of the African Queen.

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