Wednesday, September 29 2010
There is no story; or if there is a story, it isn’t well written. The album plays like a collection of out-takes, some of them quite beautiful but nonetheless without cohesion.
Wednesday, October 7 2009
Fred Thomas of Saturday Looks Good to Me creates a city of sound and almost gets lost in the noise. Thankfully, that's kind of the theme.
Monday, October 6 2008
A unique memorial for a mother -- 34 tracks from Stars of the Lid, Jessica Bailiff, A Place to Bury Strangers, Sandro Perri, Antony and the Johnsons, Keith Fullerton Whitman, Fridge, Nudge, Matmos, Ida, Sybarite, and many others.
Monday, June 23 2008
Firefly Dragonfly may be one of the least assertive recordings in His Name Is Alive's catalog.
Monday, November 5 2007
The first of two albums from His Name Is Alive this year is, as usual, very strong, but there is nothing here that makes one yearn for this album over Detrola.
Thursday, February 2 2006
If you’re expecting another album similar to Last Night, you are in for a rude awakening. His Name Is Alive offer more electro-pop than anything else here.